Registration is recommended but not required. You must still complete the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) to request an absentee ballot. Submission of this form serves as a request to receive ballots for all elections held through the calendar year. Select the category that describes you. To vote in primary elections, you must enter your political party affiliation. If you are a registered nonpartisan or undeclared, you must indicate which party ballot you want to receive. If you want to change your political party affiliation, submit a completed FPCA indicating your new party preference to the local election official. Political party affiliation is not required if only requesting absentee ballots for general elections. Name (Last, First, Middle). Date of birth.<br/><br/><br/><br/>Your valid Kansas 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. Recommended but not required. Provide your contact information to allow your local election official to follow up if more information is required. Kansas allows you to receive the blank ballot by mail, email or fax. Please rank your preference of how you would like to receive your absentee ballot. Provide your fax number or email address in Block 5. If you do not make a selection, then your local election official will mail your ballot to you. Complete street address of your Kansas 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. Complete address where you want your ballot sent, usually where you receive your mail now. Provide any additional information that may assist the local election official in accepting this application. Sign and date. No witness or notary required. Kansas allows you to submit the FPCA by mail, email or fax. If you choose to mail your FPCA, mail the form directly to your local election office. Addresses can be found at the end of this section or online at [http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html] (http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html). If you choose to email your FPCA, you should send the form as a signed, scanned attachment. Email directly to your local election office. Email addresses can be found at the end of this section or at [http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html] (http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html). If you choose to fax your FPCA, fax the form directly to your local election official. Fax numbers can be found at the end of this section or at [http://www.sos.ka.gov/elections/elections.html] (http://www.sos. ka.gov/elections/elections.html). You may also use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service to fax your FPCA toll-free. To use the Electronic Transmission Service, use the cover sheet available in Chapter 1 or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov), and fax to:(703) 693-5527, DSN 223-5527 or toll-free from the U.S., Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands to 1-800-368-8683. International toll-free fax numbers can be found on the inside back cover at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov). To find out the status of your registration/absentee ballot request, contact your local election office or refer to Kansas's voter registration verification website at [https://myvoteinfo.voteks.org/VoterView/Home.do] (https://myvoteinfo.voteks.org/VoterView/Home.do). Your jurisdiction will contact you if your application is denied. Discharged Uniformed Service members and citizens terminated from overseas employment who return to Kansas after the registration deadline can still register to vote no later than noon on the day before the election. Kansas allows you to use the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) for voting in elections for Federal office. Feel free to use the FWAB to vote any time before an election. Kansas does not allow you to use this form for registration. Do not check the registration block. Select the category that describes you. Name (Last, First, Middle). Date of birth.<br/><br/>Enter your valid Kansas Driver's License number, the last four digits of your Social Security number, OR your State voter registration number. Recommended but not required. Provide your contact information to allow your local election official to follow up if more information is required. Not required. Complete street address of your Kansas 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. Enter your current mailing address. Provide any additional information that may assist the local election in accepting this ballot or application. Sign and date. No witness or notary required. Vote for any Federal office in any Federal election. To find out the races and candidates for which you can vote, go to [http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html] (http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html). For each office for which you vote, write in either a candidate's name or a political party designation. Once the ballot is complete, fold and place it in the security envelope and seal. Place only the voted ballot in the security envelope and do not write on the security envelope. The deadlines for submitting the FWAB are the same as for State absentee ballots. If you receive the State ballot after submitting the voted FWAB, you may also vote and return the State ballot. If both ballots are received by the deadline, only the State ballot will be counted. Kansas allows you to submit the FWAB by mail, email or fax. If you choose to mail your FWAB, insert the sealed security envelope and the Voter's Declaration/Affirmation into the mailing envelope and mail the ballot directly to your local election office. Addresses can be found below or online at [http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html] (http://www.sos. ks.gov/elections/elections.html). If you choose to email your FWAB, you should send it as a signed, scanned attachment. Include ballot, Voter Declaration/Affirmation, and cover sheet with secrecy waiver. Email directly to your local election office. Email addresses can be found at the section below or online at [http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html] (http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html). If you choose to fax your FWAB, fax the ballot directly to your local election official. Fax numbers can be found at the section below or at [http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html] (http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections.html). Include ballot, signed Voter Declaration/Affirmation, and cover sheet with secrecy waiver. You may also use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service to fax your FWAB toll-free. To use the Electronic Transmission Service, use the cover sheet available in Chapter 1 or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov), and fax to: (703) 693-5527, DSN 223-5527, or toll-free from the U.S., Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands to 1-800-368-8683. International toll-free fax numbers can be found on the inside back cover or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov). >***Voted ballots must be received by the local election official no later than the close of polls on Election Day.*** No witness or notary is required on voted ballots. Kansas allows you to return the voted ballot by mail, email or fax. Use the FPCA fax instructions under "How and Where to Submit Your FPCA." Overseas Uniformed Service members should request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DOD applied to their ballot materials at Military Postal Office locations (APO/FPO). This label provides free express mail service to your local election official for voted ballots mailed on or before the general election date. You retain a portion of the label for tracking your ballot through the U.S. Postal Service. You may contact your county election office to find out if your ballot was received and if it counted, and if not, why. You may find your county election officer's contact information at [https://www.kssos.org/elections/elections_registration_ceo.asp] (https://www.kssos.org/elections/elections_registration_ceo.asp).