Election Information

Election Forms

Election forms can be obtained online with the following links. They are also available in the County Clerk’s Office if you prefer completing them in person.

Document Applications

Polling Location/Sample Ballots

Find your polling place and view sample ballots at the Kansas Secretary of State's website.

View a map of Clay Center City Wards

View the County Commission Districts


Kansas law requires that 1% of ballots cast on or before election day are to be audited after election day and prior to the meeting of the County Board of Canvassers. For Clay County elections, we will audit no less than two races and two precincts for every primary and general election.

The ballot audit for the November 7th, 2023 City School General Election will begin on Thursday, November 9th at 01:00 pm.


The public testing of ballot counting equipment used in the November 7th, 2023 City School General Election will be held in the County Commissioner's Room, Courthouse, Clay Center, Kansas on Friday November 3th, 2023 at 10:00 a.m., in accordance with K.S.A. 25-4411.

If you are interested in becoming an Election Board Worker at the Polls, please fill out the application and return it to the County Clerk's Office.

Election Worker Application