Tribal Elections

Election Calendar

PUBLIC NOTICE OF 2021 GENERAL ELECTION CALENDAR

The election schedule shall follow as:

PROSPECTIVE CANDIDATE FILING PERIOD

Elective offices are Council District 4, Council District 6, Council District 7, Council District 9, Council District 10, and Council District 12.

Mon, April 19, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Ibaiachvffa (Membership) Room #1251 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

Tues, April 20, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Ibaiachvffa (Membership) Room #1251 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

Wed, April 21, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Ibaiachvffa (Membership) Room #1251 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

 

CONTEST OF CANDIDACY PERIOD

Thurs, April 22, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Ibaiachvffa (Membership) Room #1251 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

Fri, April 23, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Ibaiachvffa (Membership) Room #1251 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

 

INFORMATION FOR PROSPECTIVE CANDIDATES

Tues, April 27,2021

3:30 P.M.

 

 

4:00 P.M.

Informational Session for Prospective Candidate *optional attendance

 

Prospective Candidate Required Appearance

Conference Center Tuklo Chito (Big Room 2) #1711 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

 

GENERAL ELECTION

Sat, June 19, 2021

 

Deadline for the initial distribution of Mail-in Ballots to all currently registered voters. Ballots will continue to be issued through Election day for new or updated voters.

Fri, July 9, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

*Early Voting / Same Day Registration

4:30 P.M.

Deadline that all Mail-in Ballots must be received and processed by the U.S. Postal Service in Durant, OK in order to be counted.  The Election Board will not accept Mail-in Ballots at its office.

Sat, July 10, 2021

7:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.

*General Election / Same Day Registration

*Voting Locations to be announced.

 

 CONTEST OF IRREGULARITIES, DEATH OR FRAUD PERIOD

Mon, July 12, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M

Ibaiachvffa (Membership) Room #1251 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

Tues, July 13, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M

Ibaiachvffa (Membership) Room #1251 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

Wed, July 14, 2021

8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M

Ibaiachvffa (Membership) Room #1251 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina Durant, OK 74701

 

To update your Voter information, visit www.choctawnation.com/vote to print a Voter Registration Form and return to the Voter Registration Department.  General instructions are located on the back of the form.

For more information about tribal elections, visit https://www.choctawnation.com/elections or contact by email at ElectionBoard@choctawnation.com.

 

Candidate & Tribal Election Information

Chief and Tribal Council Election Ordinance adopted in CB-88-19

2019 Tribal Election Information

2019 Voter Participation Report

7/17/2019 Election Board Public Notice-2019 Official Election Results

7/13/2019 2019 Unofficial Election Results

6/19/2019 Final Election Board Public Notice-Open Voting Locations for General Election

5/21/2019 Election Board Public Notice-Open Voting Locations for General Election

3/14/2019 Election Board Public Notice-General Election Calendar

2019 General Election Sample Ballots (Please be aware that you will need to scroll through the samples to locate your specific ballot.  The district is listed at the top of each ballot.)

Candidate Information

Choctaw Nation Qualified Candidate Listing 2019

Choctaw Nation Prospective Candidate Listing 2019 

Choctaw Nation Candidate Biography Biskinik Insert 2019

 

Tribal Election Information
Sample Ballot (PDF) The sample ballot is not specific for the 2017 General Election and is used for demonstration purposes only.

The Choctaw Nation Tribal elections are held every four years to elect Tribal officials. Choctaw Indians who are registered to vote and have their Tribal membership cards will be eligible to vote in the Tribal elections. 

Election Reform Committee Summary Meeting 01 (PDF)
Election Reform Committee Summary Meeting 02 (PDF)

Informational Videos

Campaign Tips

Voter Registration

Mail Ballot

Election Board Meeting Minutes

3/13/2019 Meeting Minutes

4/10/2019 Meeting Minutes

5/21/2019 Meeting Minutes

5/29/2019 Meeting Minutes

6/5/2019 Meeting Minutes

6/13/2019 Meeting Minutes

6/20/2019 Meeting Minutes

6/26/2019 Meeting Minutes

7/3/2019 Meeting Minutes

7/17/2019 Meeting Minutes

7/30/2019 Meeting Minutes

8/15/2019 Meeting Minutes

 

Voter Registration

https://www.choctawnation.com/vote

Election Board Contact

P.O. Box 748
Durant, OK 74702-0748

electionboard@choctawnation.com
Fax: 580-920-1132 
Phone: 580-924-8280 or 1-800-522-6170 Ext. 2989 and 2289 

Last edit: September 25, 2019 11:50am