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Registration is required. You must still complete the Federal Post Card Application to request an absentee ballot. When you return the voted ballot, you will be registered. The form requests absentee ballots for all Federal elections held through the next regularly scheduled general election.
You may be already registered to vote. To check, go to Utah's voter registration verification website. You may not need to fill out this entire form. Check out the instructions below to see what information your State requires.
Open Voter Registration/Absentee Ballot Request
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Only the following blocks are required:
Block 1: Select the category that describes you.
Block 2: To vote in primary elections, you must enter your
political party affiliation. If you want to change your
political party affiliation, submit a completed FPCA
indicating your new party preference to the local election
official no later than the Friday prior to the election.
Political party affiliation is not required if only requesting
absentee ballots for general elections.
Block 3: Name (Last, First, Middle)
Block 4: Date of Birth
Your valid Utah Driver's License number OR the last four
digits of your Social Security number is required for voter
registration. If you do not possess either of these
identification numbers, the State shall assign a number that
will serve to identify you for voter registration purposes.
Block 5: Recommended but not required. Provide your
contact information to allow your local election official to
follow up if more information is required.
Block 6: Utah allows you to receive your absentee ballot by
email, fax, or mail. Please rank your preference of how you
would like to receive your absentee ballot. Provide your
email address or fax number in Block 5. If you do not make
a selection, then your local election official will mail your
ballot to you. More transmission options may be available.
Block 7: Complete street address of your Utah voting
residence. A post office box is not sufficient. If your
address includes a rural route, describe its location in Block
9. This address must be within the county where you claim
legal voting residence.
Block 8: Complete address where you want your ballot
sent, usually where you live now.
Block 9: Provide any information that may assist the local election
official in accepting this application.
If you do not wish to receive ballots for all Federal elections
through the next regularly scheduled general election, you
may request a ballot for each election for Federal office
held in the next election year OR a ballot for only the next
scheduled election for Federal office by noting your choice
Affirmation: Sign and date. No witness or notary required.
You must mail your Voter Registration/Absentee Ballot Request to your local election official. Find your county or city in the list below to locate your election official.
Open Election Official Address List
Don't know your county? Go to the county finder.
Don't know your zip code? Go to the United States Postal Service website.
Optional: You may be able to use the Postage-Paid Envelope Template.
Open Postage-Paid Envelope Template
The postage paid envelope may be used if mailed in the U.S. Postal System, which includes all U.S. Military post offices (APO/FPO) overseas or through the diplomatic pouch available at U.S. embassies/consulates. Affix appropriate postage if using international mail. Template must be printed on a number 10 or larger envelope.
You may choose to fax this form only if you are in a hostile fire zone or other area where mail service is unreliable. It is recommended that you fax the form directly to your local election official (fax numbers can be found on Utah State Election website). You may also use our toll-free fax service:
Inside the U.S.? Fax to: 1-800-368-8683 (703)696-2148 DSN 426-2148
Outside the U.S.? Show me a list of toll-free fax numbers
You may choose to email this form only if you are in a hostile fire zone or other area where mail service is unreliable. It is recommended that you email the form directly to your local election official. Email addresses can be found on Utah State Election website.
Open Fax/Email Coversheet
More Information on Utah's Absentee Voting Guidelines
Utah State Election website
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Q: When mailing a Voter Registration/Absentee Ballot Request form to my State, do I have to pay postage?
Q: What is a postmark and how do I make sure I get one?
Q: When is the best time to apply for an absentee ballot?
Q: Must I submit a separate application for each election?
Last updated: 09.17.2013