Overview of Official Voter Information Resources
The San Francisco Voter Information Pamphlet (VIP)
The San Francisco Department of Elections produces this non-partisan pamphlet with the purpose of providing information about voting in the upcoming election. The VIP also includes your sample ballot for the September 14, 2021, California Gubernatorial Recall Election.
The VIP is available online in PDF, HTML, XML, or MP3 format at sfelections.org/vip and in large print, CD audio, USB, and National Library Service (NLS) cartridge by request.
The California Voter Information Guide (VIG)
For the September 14, 2021, California Gubernatorial Recall Election, voters will also receive a Voter Information Guide (VIG) prepared by the California Secretary of State. The VIG includes information about gubernatorial replacement candidates.
The VIG is available online in PDF, American Sign Language, and streaming audio at voterguide.sos.ca.gov and in large print and CD audio by request.
Want to save paper? Per elections law, elections officials must mail all registered voters hard copy voter guides, with the exception of those who have opted out of hard copy mailings in favor of electronic delivery. To opt in or out of hard copy voter guide mailings, please submit your request at sfelections.org/voterportal.