Polling Location Changes

Voters affected by these changes will be receiving a New Voter Information Card

Precinct 227, Plantation Village West, Rec Hall
Moving to: 
Pescara Lake Community Center
570 57th Ave W., Bradenton


Precinct 423, IMG Academy – Golf Club
Moving to: 
SCF Library & Learning Center – Bldg 3
5840 26th St W., Bradenton


Precinct 501, River Strand Golf and Country Club
Moving to: 
Heritage Harbour Golf & Eatery
8000 Stone Harbour Loop., Bradenton

Precinct 505, Waterlefe Golf Club
Moving to:
Christ Presbyterian Church
515 Upper Manatee River Rd., Bradenton

Precinct 513, Harvest United Methodist Church
Moving to:
The Catholic Chapel
7704 CR 675, Lakewood Ranch

Precinct 521, Harvest United Methodist Church
Moving to:
Lakewood Ranch Library
16410 Rangeland Pkwy, Lakewood Ranch




Welcome to the Manatee County, Florida Supervisor of Elections website.  It is an honor and a privilege to serve as your Supervisor of Elections.  It is my good fortune to have a staff that collectively has more than 130 years of combined experience conducting transparent, trouble-free and secure elections with timely and accurate results.  We all pledge to continue to provide professional, courteous and respectful service to the voters of Manatee County. 

Our efforts are focused on encouraging all eligible citizens of Manatee County to register, become familiar with the candidates and issues, and to vote.  Florida voters have several ways to make their voices heard:

  • Vote by mail offers a convenient, time-saving, secure voting method.  Just call our office at (941) 741-3823, or click here to request your vote by mail ballot.
  • Early Voting at designated early voting sites beginning at least 10 days prior to an election that contains state or federal races.  Click here to see dates, times and locations.
  • Voting on Election Day.  Check your Voter Information Card or click here and enter required information to find your Election Day voting location.

On this website, you will find information for voters, candidates and poll workers as well as links to helpful state and federal websites.  The answers to most frequently asked questions can be found here, but if you need assistance or have suggestions to improve the website, please call or email us at info@VoteManatee.gov

Please feel free to contact me directly with any questions or concerns you may have at Mike@VoteManatee.gov


Michael Bennett
Supervisor of Elections
Manatee County, Florida


Active Petition Signature Verification Report

Pursuant to FS 100.371 (11) (c), the Supervisor shall provide a report related to the number of petitions received. 
Click here to view report.


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                                   ID when you go to vote!