August 2, 2022 Primary

Ballots Mailed: July 15, 2022
Participating Jurisdictions: Washington State, Congressional District 3, Legislative District 19, Legislative District 20, Cowlitz County, City of Castle Rock, City of Kalama, Fire Protection District 3, Fire Protection District 6, and Clark-Cowlitz Fire Rescue.

Sample Ballot
Local Voters' Pamphlet

Registration Deadlines

Monday, July 25
Online and mailed voter registrations must be received by 5 p.m. on July 25, 2022.
July 26 - August 2
Voters can register or update their address in person at the Cowlitz County Elections Office by 8 p.m. of the day of the Primary.

Get a Replacement Ballot

Get a replacement ballot online at

Returning Your Ballot

By Mail
No stamp needed. Ballots must be postmarked by Election Day.
By Drop Box
No stamp needed. Drop boxes open on July 15 and closes at 8 p.m. on the day of the Primary.
You can view our Ballot Drop Boxes here.
Accessible Voting Unit
Available July 15, 2022

Check Your Ballot Status

View the status of your ballot online at

Press Releases & Notices

Press Release - Logic and Accuracy Test
Press Release - Committees Needed
Press Release - Local Voters' Pamphlet

Resolutions Received

City of Castle Rock - Excess Library Levy
City of Kalama - Proposition 1
Fire District 3 - Levy
Fire District 6 - Levy
Clark Cowlitz Fire Rescue - EMS Levy