2023 Neighborhood Council Elections

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Downtown LA Neighborhood Council


Election Day is May 4, 2023

The City of Los Angeles will be holding the  Downtown Neighborhood Council elections on Thursday, May 4, 2023.

All twenty-four seats will be in contest.  The election will be held by mail-in ballot (VBM) and in-person at LA Central Library. Information on how to become a candidate, how to register for a ballot and how to return your ballot, as well as any other information provided by the City will be found on this page or on the Los Angeles City Clerk website.  The elections will be run by the City Clerk’s Office.

Candidate Registration Period:  CLOSED

Voter Registration Period for Mail-in Ballots: 3/5/23 – 4/15/23

Deadline to Mail-in Ballots: 5/4/23

In-Person Voting:

Los Angeles Central Library

630 W. 5th St., Los Angeles, CA 90071

Thursday May 4, 2023

Voting Hours: 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm

PDF Forms

How to enroll to vote by mail: CLICK HERE

Required documentation to enroll to vote: CLICK HERE

Vote-by-Mail FAQs: CLICK HERE

Election Timeline: CLICK HERE

Determine in which area you live, work or own property: CLICK HERE

Definition of DLANC board seats: CLICK HERE

How to file as a candidate (Filing is CLOSED): CLICK HERE

Required documentation to file as a candidate (Filing is CLOSED): CLICK HERE