Absentee Voting

  1. Absentee Ballot Application

    To obtain an absentee ballot, write or visit the local Absentee Election Manager (usually the Circuit Clerk), request an absentee ballot, and provide the required information.

  2. Absentee Voting Eligibility

    A voter may cast an absentee ballot if he or she meets certain requirements.

  3. Ballot Procedure

    Learn more about the procedure that occurs after the voter casts the ballot.

  4. General Guidelines

    Applications for absentee ballots must be filed in the office of the Absentee Election Manager/Circuit Clerk not less than 5 days prior to the election, usually on Thursday before the election on Tuesday.