A MESSAGE FROM MIKE BENNETT
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.
Supervisor of Elections
Manatee County, Florida