Absentee By Mail

November 2, 2021 Special Election

VOTE BY MAIL  DATES
Begin issuing Absentee Ballots October 12
Last day to request an Absentee Ballot October 22
Last day to return an Absentee Ballot (Must be returned to the Elections Office) November 2 before 7:00 pm

How to Vote By Mail

What you need to know
  • You must be registered to vote to request an Absentee Ballot
  • Voters can apply for an Absentee Ballot as early as 78 days before an election
  • No reason needs to be given to request an Absentee Ballot
  • Elderly or Disabled voters can choose to receive all ballots for an entire Election Cycle by checking the "Elderly or Disabled" box on their application
  • If someone is temporarily outside of the County, 65 years of age or older or is physically disabled, a relative can request a ballot for them (Please refer to the actual application for a list of persons that can request a ballot for you)
  • Absentee requests can be in the form of a letter, application and can be mailed, faxed or emailed. All requests must be signed

UOCAVA (Uniformed & Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act)

U.S. Citizens who are absent Uniformed Service Members, their eligible family members and citizens residing outside of the U.S.

FYI's


  • Submit your application as soon as possible, make sure to fill out the form completely
  • The Friday before the Election is the last day we can mail ballots out
  • We must receive your ballot in our office prior to 7:00 pm on Election Day for it to be counted (this does not apply to UOCAVA voters)
  • Make sure you completely fill out the back of the Yellow Oath Envelope