Mail Ballot Application

Complete this application to request a mail ballot.

Before you begin

To request an absentee ballot for 2023 elections, download the application below. You must complete a mail ballot application to receive a ballot. You can return your application by email, mail, fax, or in-person.

Things to remember:

  • You can print the application or complete it electronically.
    • Typed signatures are allowed but cannot be used to match voter signatures. Signature matching is only required if the identification number on the application does not match the mail ballot signature envelope.
  • Download the application before typing in your information.
  • We recommend applying for a mail ballot at least 14 days before Election Day.
  • We'll begin mailing ballots out when early voting begins on September 22.
  • It can take up to 7 days for your ballot to arrive in the mail.
  • Once your ballot arrives, you'll need to return it to us by the required deadline.

Options for returning your mail ballot application:

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Elections & Voter Services





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