Registered Voters as of June 27th: Total 798,547 - Dem. 339,034 - Rep. 216,575 - Other 02,983 - NPA 239,955


The County Canvassing board is composed of the Supervisor of Elections, a county court judge, who shall act as chair, and a county commission member. Two alternate members (a county court judge and a county commision member) are also appointed. The County Canvassing board shall meet at the Supervisor of Elections office to publicly canvass the elector’s vote-by-mail ballots and provisional ballots.

If any member of the county canvassing board is unable to serve, is a candidate who has opposition in the election being canvassed, or is an active participant in the campaign or candidacy of any candidate who has opposition in the election being canvassed, such member shall be replaced pursuant to Florida Statute 102.141.

The canvassing board conducts all business at the Supervisor of Elections office. Public notice of the dates and times of all meetings will be posted on our website.

For more details on County Canvassing board duties please refer to Florida Election Laws F.S. 102.141.

2016 Canvasing Board Calendar (pdf)

Canvassing Board Appearance Request Form (pdf)


General Election – November 8, 2016

Election Week Meetings - November 3, 2016, November 7, 2016,
November 8, 2016, November 10, 2016, and November 11, 2016
  • Canvassing Board Meeting Legal ad (pdf)

Public Test - October 19, 2016
  • Canvassing Board Meeting Legal ad (pdf)

Primary Election – August 30, 2016

Election Week Meetings - August 29, 2016, August 30, 2016,
and September 1, 2016

Public Test - August 10, 2016
Orientation Session - July 20, 2016

Presidential Preference Primary - March 15, 2016

Manual Audit of Military and Civilian Overseas Ballots - March 25, 2016
Election Week Meetings - March 14, 2016, March 15, 2016, and March 17, 2016
Public Test - February 24, 2016
Orientation Session - January 28, 2016

Bill Cowles, Orange County Supervisor of Elections

Street Address: 119 West Kaley Street Orlando, FL 32806

Mailing Address: PO BOX 562001 Orlando, FL 32856-2001

Office: 407-836-2070    Fax: 407-254-6596    TDD:407-422-4833

Florida has a very broad public records law. As a result, any written communication created or received by the Orange County Supervisor of Elections Office will be made available to the public and media, upon request, unless otherwise exempt. Under Florida law, F.S. 668.6076, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this office. Instead, contact our office by phone or in writing.