Elections and Government Services Administrative Rules of Montana Business Services Notary and Certification Records and Information Management

For questions about voter registration, voting or elections in general, or to report suspected election law violations:

  • call the Secretary of State’s toll free voter hotline at 888-884-VOTE (8683) or
  • email soselections@mt.gov

If you have questions about where you vote, if you are registered, or about your absentee ballot, please visit My Voter Page.


Physical Address:
Montana Secretary of State
Elections and Government Services
Montana State Capitiol
1301 E 6th Avenue
Helena, MT 59620

Mailing Address:
Montana Secretary of State
Elections and Government Services
PO Box 202801
Helena, MT  59620-2801

Phone Numbers:
(406) 444-4732
Fax (406) 444-2023


About the Elections and Government Services Division


The Secretary of State's elections and government services division is responsible for interpreting state election laws under Title 13 and ensuring that they are implemented by county election officials uniformly throughout the state. Other responsibilities include:

  • Certify candidate names for the ballot
  • Certify initiatives and referendums for the ballot
  • Certify the language and form of the ballot
  • Publish the official state voter information pamphlet
  • Conduct the official canvass of election results
  • Give assistance to and train local election officials
  • Provide support to county election offices for the statewide election management system
  • Prescribe and publish election forms and manuals
  • Provide Election Judge Training materials
  • Administer requirements of the Help America Vote Act; the National Voter Registration Act, and the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act
  • Certify voting systems for use in state