Elections

Important Dates for May 4, 2024 General Election

City of Allen City Council Place Nos. 1, 3 and 5

  • Candidate Packets Available: Tuesday, Jan. 2
  • First day to file for a place on the ballot: Wednesday, Jan. 17
  • Last day to file for a place on the ballot: Friday, Feb. 16 at 5 p.m.
  • Last day to register to vote: Thursday, April 4
  • Early Voting: Monday, April 22 - Tuesday, April 30
  • Last day to accept applications for ballot by mail: Tuesday, April 23
  • Election Day: Saturday, May 7 from 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Voter qualifications and registration

To be considered a qualified voter in a City election, a person must: 

  • Be 18 years of age or older on the day of the election
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Not have been determined mentally incompetent by a final judgment of a court
  • Not have been finally convicted of a felony or, if so convicted, must have: been fully discharged of his sentence, including any term of incarceration, parole, or supervision, or completed a period of probation ordered by any court; or been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disability to vote
  • Be a resident of the city on the day of the election
  • Be a registered voter on the day of the election
  • Voter registration: Visit the Collin County Voter Registration page to check your registration status, download an application, change your address and more.

Election resources

Other upcoming elections

  • May 3, 2025 - City of Allen Regular General Election for Council Place Nos. 4 and 6
  • May 2, 2026 - City of Allen Regular General Election for Mayor and Council Place No. 2
  • May 1, 2027 - City of Allen Regular General Election for Council Place Nos. 1, 3 and 5
  • Other election dates are listed on the Texas Secretary of State's website

Important Dates for May 3, 2025 General Election

City of Allen City Council Place Nos. 4 and 6

InformationDate
Candidate packets availableThursday, Jan. 2
First day to file for a place on the ballotWednesday, Jan. 15
Last day to file for a place on the ballot5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14
Last day to register to voteThursday, April 3
Early votingMonday, April 21 - Tuesday, April 29
Last day to accept an Application for a Ballot by MailTuesday, April 22
Election DaySaturday, May 3 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.