Jackson County Board of Election Commissioners
The Jackson County Board of Election Commissioners (JCEB) is the Election Authority for Jackson County, Missouri outside the corporate limits of Kansas City, Missouri. The Board is responsible for supervising the voter registration process, maintaining the centralized voter registration database and manages absentee voting for military and overseas, permanent and disabled voters and in-office absentee voters. JCEB conducts all public elections for the State of Missouri, Jackson County and all political subdivisions within its jurisdiction, including all city, school district, water district, fire district and library district elections. For a complete listing of the political subdivisions contained in whole or part within the county click HERE to go to the”Election Information/Jurisdiction” page.
The Board, appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate, consists of a Chairman, Secretary and two Members. The Board makes all rules and regulations, not inconsistent with statutory provisions, necessary for the registration of voters and the conduct of elections. Pursuant to law the Board hires attorneys and staff as may be necessary to promptly and correctly perform the duties of the Election Authority.
The staff of the Board has prepared this website to acquaint the voters, potential voters, candidates for public office and elected officials with our office. Serving as a resource for voters and candidates is a priority of the Jackson County Election Board of Commissioners, Directors and Staff.
Our Web Policies
All efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained on this website. Items are subject to change and verification. The Commissioners, Directors and Staff of the Jackson County Board of Election Commissioners serve as the final authority.
The Jackson County Board of Election Commissioners disclaims any and all liability for claims or damages that may result from access to its web site or to information contained therein. The Jackson County Board of Election Commissioners exercises no control over and make no effort to independently verify information on third-party websites whose links may appear on this website; we are not responsible for the information or services such third-party websites provide.
Links to other websites created and/or maintained by private or other public organizations may appear on the Jackson County Election Board website. Such links are provided for the convenience of our users and for informational purposes only, and should not be construed as an endorsement. When a link is selected, a user leaves the Jackson County Election Board website and is then directed to a third-party website, making them subject to the policies and requirements of that party’s website.