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Candidate Filing Day

for independent, minor party, write-in and nonpartisan judicial retention candidates for NM's general election.

Filing table outside One Civic Plaza

BernCo Clerk Linda Stover Earns National Achievement Award for About My County Activity Book

NACo recognized Clerk Linda Stover for her program titled “About My County Activity Book” in the category of Civic Education and Public Information.

county seal and NACo award

Thank You

Clerk Linda Stover thanks everyone participating in the 2020 primary election: voters, staff, election board, vendors and more.

clerk linda stover in front of blue wall flanked by american flag and county flag

2020 Primary Election Day

June 2 is Election Day in Bernalillo County and Clerk Linda Stover is encouraging all registered Democrats, Libertarians and Republicans to cast a ballot in the statewide primary election.

sneakers in the shape of a V to spell vote

Absentee Voting Recommendation

With Election Day less than a week away, absentee voters are encouraged to hand-deliver their ballot to a voting convenience center.

absentee ballots

Early Voting Begins for Primary Election

Early voting begins May 16. If you must vote in person, schedule it now, allow yourself extra time, and do not wait until the last minute.

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Election Board Members Wanted for Primary Election

Election board members must be registered voters in Bernalillo County and must be able to perform the assigned duties.

voting center

Clerk Linda Stover Thanks Poll Workers

She also encourages patience and gratitude at voting convenience center.

county clerk in front of blue county seal, american flag and county flag

In-Person Absentee Voting Underway

The Clerk’s Annex is located at 1500 Lomas NW in Albuquerque and will be open for in-person absentee voting Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday, May 5 through Friday, May 15, 2020.

Election board member wearing PPE

Deadline to Select or Change Party is May 5, 2020

To vote in the 2020 Primary Election, one must be a registered Democrat, Republican or Libertarian.

bernalillo county seal and county clerk linda stover

Clerk’s Office Resumes Marriage License Application Processing

Marriage licenses will start being issued again by appointment only on Monday, April 27

marriage certificate

Clerk Linda Stover Update on the Primary Election

“The June 2, 2020 primary election is going to happen. We don’t know if it will be a traditional or mail-in ballot election," BernCo Clerk Linda Stover.

i voted stickers

Request An Absentee Ballot for the Primary

Be safe and vote from home. Go to BerncoVotes.org and click the link. #BeTheVote #AllTogetherNM #nmpol

All Together NM

Thank you Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham & Mayor Tim Keller. Clerk's Office Joins the Fight Against COVID-19.

Albuquerque/BernCo Government Center is Closed to public

The Clerk's Office is closed to the public until further notice.

Clerk's Office is closed. Click for more information.

Request An Absentee Ballot

Voters are encouraged to request an absentee ballot for the 2020 Primary.

Request an absentee ballot

2020 Voter Registration Agent Training Begins

Bernalillo County Clerk Linda Stover announces the 2020 Spring Voter Registration Agent class schedule.

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2020 Elections

Next up, the June 2, 2020 Primary Election and Nov. 3, 2020 General Election.

2020 Election Information

ABQ Runoff Election Certified

The 2019 Regular Local Election Runoff is complete.

ABQ Runoff Election Certified

Tijeras Automatic Recount Certified

The automatic recount for the Mayor's Race in the Village of Tijeras has been certified.

Official Results 2019 RLE Automatic Recount Mayor Village of Tijeras

2019 Regular Local Election Certified

The first ever "Regular Local Election" is in the books.

2019 Regular Local Election Certified

Youth Outreach

"A delightful time!" says Clerk Linda Stover of her visit to Valle Vista Elementary School.

Clerk Stover with Valle Vista Elementary students.

Young Voter Outreach

Clerk Linda Stover talks elections and voting with students at the Career Enrichment Center.

Clerk Linda Stover in front of class at Career Enrichment Center

Native American Voter Outreach

Clerk Linda Stover honored to brief 19 Pueblos Governing Council on first Regular Local Election.

Clerk Stover speaking to 19 Pueblos Governing Council

Community Outreach

Employees at T-Mobile requested voting information for their benefits expo and we were pleased to provide it.

Community Outreach at T-Mobile

Clerk Elected to Board of Directors of New Mexico Counties

Bernalillo County Clerk Linda Stover was elected vice president of the Board of Directors of New Mexico Counties at its 83rd annual conference in Clovis on June 20.

From left to right: current president of the Board of Directors, Eddy County Sheriff Mark Cage; president-elect, Otero County Assessor Steve Boyle; vice president-elect Bernalillo County Clerk Linda Stover; and past president, Lea County Commissioner Rebecca Long.

Best Place to Apply for a Passport

Apply for your first Passport at the County Clerk's Office!

Passport Acceptance Agency

Bernalillo County Clerk’s Office Wins National Award for “Learn the Vote” Election Worker Training Program

The Bernalillo County Clerk’s Office has received a 2018 “Clearie” Award for Recruiting, Training and Retaining Election Workers.

clerk's office wins award
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Upcoming Events
  • Notice is hereby given that the Zoning Administrator for Bernalillo County will hold a virtual hearing in the Zoning Conference Room, 111 Union Square St SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102, on Wed., July 8, 2020 at 9 a.m. Due to the State’s Emergency Order, this hearing will be conducted as a public Zoom video conference. Members of the public may attend via the web at this address: https://bit.ly/2CaJ7PT or by calling the following number: +1 669 900 6833 and entering Meeting ID: 876 1511 6912 and Password: 764626 Virtual attendance by all parties is encouraged to protect public health. Physical attendance by applicants or authorized agents is limited to two parties per application. Parties who wish to speak at the hearing must register at the following link: http://www.bernco.gov/boardscommissions/speak-at-a-meeting.aspx
    7/8/2020 9:00 AM

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    8/12/2020 9:00 AM

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    9/9/2020 9:00 AM

Bureau of Elections
Recording and Filing

The Clerk's Office is currently closed to the public due to the coronavirus public health emergency. Reach the Recording & Filing department at 505-468-1290, Bureau of Elections at 505-243-VOTE, or email clerk@bernco.gov.

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