Special Municipal Election - June 5, 2018
On Jan. 9, 2018, the City Council called for the holding of a Special Municipal Election, to be consolidated with the Statewide Direct Primary Election, on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 for the submission to the qualified voters a question related to Ordinance No. 17-08.
Notice of Election
Notice of Deadlines for Arguments
|Documents Filed||Date Due|
Direct Arguments / Impartial Analysis
10-Day Public Review Period
February 13, 2018 (by 5:30 p.m.)
February 14-23, 2018
10-Day Public Review Period
February 23, 2018 (by 5 p.m.)
February 24-March 5, 2018
General Municipal Election - November 6, 2018
The next General Municipal Election will be held Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 to elect a Mayor and two of four members of the City Council. These positions are elected by Irvine citizens at large and are non-partisan. The Mayor serves a term of two years, while City Councilmembers each serve a term of four years. The terms of the Councilmembers are staggered.
General Municipal Election Results - November 8, 2016
For Mayor/City Council, click here.
For Orange County results, click here.
For Statewide results, click here.
For election information, call the Election Hotline at 949-724-6159; Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Candidate Handbook 2016
- Ballot Measures (2008-14)
- City Budget and Strategic Business Plan
- General Plan
- City of Irvine Municipal Code and Zoning Ordinance
- City Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes
- Orange County Great Park Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes
- City Clerk Office of Records and Information
- FPPC Campaign Forms
- Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Campaign Manual 2
Register to Vote
Are you registered to vote? You must re-register if you:
- Change your name
- Change your party affiliation here
Online registration and other voter registration information, including how to vote by mail, is available by clicking here. Registration forms are also available at City Hall, community centers, post offices and libraries. To request a form by mail, please contact the City Clerk's Office at 949-724-6205 or the Orange County Registrar of Voters at 714-576-7600.
Vote-by-mail allows a voter to submit their ballot for a given election by mail. To request a mail ballot be sent to you, click here.
Election Volunteer (Poll Worker) Opportunities
To find out more about volunteer opportunities on Election Day, including information on how to become a Poll Worker, click here.
Student Poll Worker Program
In 1996 the California State Legislature amended election law to allow high school students to serve as poll workers on Election Day, which gives students hands-on experience with the voting process. For more information about the Student Poll Worker Program, click here.
Campaign Committees and Candidate Filings
A list current campaign disclosure filers and political action committees, and campaign statements filed after Jan. 1, 2014, are available online by here. Copies of campaign statements filed prior to Jan. 1, 2014 are available in the City Clerk's Office during normal business hours. Additional information on campaign financing is available by clicking here.
Municipal Election History
To view Municipal Election results, including a history of ballot measure questions as they appeared on each ballot, voter registration data, and a listing of all elected Mayors and Councilmembers, click here.