Resources for Ranked-choice Voting (RCV)

Ranked-choice voting in Maine (explainer animation):


This animated video provides voters with an explanation of the voting process, tabulation and all other aspects of voting in an RCV election.

How do I properly mark the ranked-choice ballot?

View these 10 examples of marked ballots to see how you can mark your ballot to make sure your vote is counted accurately.

Sample ballots for the November 6, 2018 General Election.

Congressional District 1 (PDF)

Congressional District 2 (PDF)


Have questions about ranked-choice voting? Find the answers.

Printable (PDF)

Fact Sheet:

This PDF provides the facts voters need to know about voting in a ranked-choice election.


Rule Adopted November 2, 2018 - (PDF)

Rules Establishing Procedures for Requesting and Conducting Recounts of Elections Determined by Ranked-choice Voting (PDF)

Timeline of Ranked-choice Voting in Maine:

This timeline shows the legislative and legal history of this new method of voting in the State of Maine. Timeline (Word Doc) and (PDF) format.