As of March 18, the Harris County Clerk will close its main office and annex locations to the public. See press release. Please check back for more information.
April 2, 2020 - Latest Secretary of State Advisory regarding elections during COVID-19 pandemic.

Election Division Poll Workers

Next Election: July 14, 2020 - Primary Runoff Elections

Poll Workers Working at the Polls

Requirements to work as a Poll Worker
In Texas, at a minimum, to be eligible for appointment as a pollworker/election clerk a person must be a U.S citizen and a qualified voter of the territory of the election.

Poll Workers Student Poll Workers

High school students 16 years of age and older may serve as election clerks in Texas elections. High School Election Clerks must attend training, are paid for their service, and receive an excused absence from school.

The purpose of Student Poll Workers is two-fold:
  1. to introduce students to the electoral process and inspire them with an interest in their government, and
  2. to provide election authorities with an additional resource of persons who can serve at the polls.

Poll Workers Election Training

For more information call (713) 755-5792

Poll Workers Election Judge Info

Presiding Judge appointees must complete the first section of the online form as soon as the Notice of Appointment is received from the County Clerk’s office.

The remaining sections of the online form may be completed by the Presiding Judge when the judge determines which clerks will be attending eSlate training and who the bilingual clerks will be.

Please provide your clerk information as soon as possible.

Election Division Contact Us

Information is vital to accessing the voting process. For this reason, I encourage you to contact us if you have a question, need assistance or have a suggestion.

Election Help Line

(713) 755-6965


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Elections Department

1001 Preston, 4th Floor, Rm. 439
Houston, TX 77002

(713) 755-5792

ADA Coordinator: Rachelle Obakozuwa

(713) 755-6965

County Clerk Main Office

201 Caroline , 4th Floor, Rm. 460
Houston, TX 77002

(713) 274-8600