Department of Elections

Marion Medalis, Director

The Department of Elections in Lackawanna County is responsible for the administration of Elections in the County. Our responsibilities include registering voters, compiling and maintaining the registration of all voters. We prepare and publish notices of Elections, conduct Federal, State & County Elections. The office also accepts and verifies nomination petitions, prepare lists of offices for which candidates are to be nominated, administer the campaign expenditure act. We are responsible for establishing polling places for each voting precinct, training of election workers, and preparing all election supplies to be used at each election, canvass election returns, and certify election results. All voting equipment that is used in each election district is tested prior to the day of Election.

( Mail completed applications to: Lackawanna County Department of Elections, P. O. Box 4524, Scranton, Pa. 18505 )


 Federal Write-in Absentee Ballot (FWAB)

 Official Notice of Election for Military and Overseas Voters 5-19-15

May 19, 2015 Municipal Primary Upcoming Important Dates

Petition packets will be available for pickup in the Department of Elections beginning February 2, 2015

First day to circulate and file nomination petitions- February 17, 2015

Last day to circulate and file nomination petitions- March 10, 2015

 2015 Important Dates To Remember


Marion Medalis Director of Elections
Phone: 570-963-6737 | Fax: 570-963-6691


Department Of Elections
PO Box 4524
Scranton, PA 18505-6524


Voter Registration
2400 Stafford Ave
Scranton,  PA 18505