Current Elections

Gubernatorial Primary Election - June 7, 2022

The City of Oceanside has no scheduled ballot measures for the June 7, 2022 Primary Election. Information on polling locations, vote center locations, and important dates can be found on the San Diego County Registrar of Voters webpage.

General Municipal Election - November 8, 2022

The next General Municipal Election will be held on November 8, 2022, for District 1 and District 2. The City Clerk will issue nomination papers from July 18 to August 12, 2022 (Elections Code 10220). For more information please email

Oceanside is a Charter City but follows the California Elections Code, Government Codes and Fair Political Practices Commission regulations in all election matters. The City Clerk serves as the Election Officer for the City. All election-related questions should be addressed to the City Clerk Department at (760) 435-3001 or e-mailed to

Oceanside consolidates its elections with San Diego County, working with the San Diego County Registrar of Voters.

For more information you may visit the San Diego Registrar's website.