How Do I Apply For An Absentee Ballot?

To apply for an absentee ballot, follow these simple steps:

  1. Contact the clerk of the city or township where you are registered to vote.
  2. You need to state in your request:
    • You are a registered voter of the city or township
    • State the address where you are registered to vote
    • State one of the statutory reasons
    • Advise the clerk where your absentee ballot should be mailed  
    • Sign your request
  3. You may apply by letter, post card, application form (PDF) or by Federal Post Card Application.

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1. What is an absentee ballot?
2. Who Is Eligible For An Absentee Ballot?
3. How Do I Apply For An Absentee Ballot?
4. When May I Apply?