Election Process

The Washoe County Registrar of Voters office is dedicated to transparency, accessibility, and accuracy in our elections. Washoe County citizens should have the opportunity to learn about and understand our electoral process and how we operate in this highly regulated environment. From the certification of our voting systems to internal audits to the chain of custody of our equipment, Washoe County Registar of Voters meets compliance with Federal and State laws governing elections.

The Life of a Ballot (PDF)

Election Equipment Requirements, Testing and Certification

Election Infrastructure and Voting Systems Security

Voter Registration List Maintenance

Voter Registration Verification Process

Voting Systems Security

Voting Tablet Demonstration

Organizational/Workflow Chart (PowerPoint)