The Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) registers you to vote and requests absentee ballots for all regularly scheduled Federal, State and local elections for the calendar year in which it is submitted. You should submit a new application after January 1 of each year. Select the category that describes you. Political affiliation is not necessary to vote in Nebraska's primary. Registered nonpartisan voters can vote a nonpartisan ballot, or they may request a non-partisan Republican ballot or a non-partisan Democrat ballot. 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 third Friday before the election. Political party affiliation is not required for general elections. Name (Last, First, Middle). If you are married and assumed the name of your spouse, write your previous name here. Date of birth. Your valid Nebraska Driver's License number OR the last four digits of your Social Security number is only required for voter registration if you are registering for the first time and submitting your application by mail. 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. Nebraska 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 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. Complete street address of your Nebraska 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 currently live. In addition to mailing a regular ballot, Nebraska provides a State Special Write-In Absentee Ballot 60 days before the election to any voter residing outside the U.S. This ballot allows you to vote for local, State, and Federal offices. To request it, write "I am outside the territorial limits of the U.S. I request a special write-in absentee ballot." Provide any information that may assist the local election official in accepting this application. Sign and date. No witness or notary required. Nebraska allows you to submit the FPCA by mail, email and fax. The original documents must also be mailed when submitting by 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. If you choose to email your FPCA, you should send the form as a signed, scanned attachment. Email directly to your local election office. The original documents must also be mailed. Email addresses can be found at [http://www.sos.ne.gov/elec/clerks.html] (http://www.sos.ne.gov/elec/clerks.html). If you choose to fax your FPCA, it is recommended that you fax the form directly to your local election official. The original documents must also be mailed. Fax numbers can be found at [http://www.sos.ne.gov/elec/clerks.html] (http://www.sos.ne.gov/elec/clerks.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, 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 numbers can be found on the inside back cover or at FVAP.gov. To find out the status of your registration/absentee ballot request, contact your local election office or refer to Nebraska's voter registration verification website at [https://www.votercheck.necvr.ne.gov/VoterView/Home.do;jsessionid=QstbsJNu23ClkxvQxROdkp+J.undefined] (https://www.votercheck.necvr.ne.gov/VoterView/Home.do;jsessionid=QstbsJNu23ClkxvQxROdkp+J.undefined). Your jurisdiction will contact you if your application is denied. **Ballot request by letter** You may apply in writing for a State registration form and an absentee ballot. Include your full name, signature, address of your legal voting residence, type of election (primary/general), and political party (if requesting a ballot for a primary election). Your signed letter may be sent by mail, fax or as an email attachment and must be received by your local election office no later than 18 days before the election. However if you are registered and wish to request a ballot, you may send a written request to be received at your local election office by the Wednesday prior to the election. **Ballot request by proxy** Your spouse, parent, son, daughter or any other person acting as an agent may apply for an absentee ballot on your behalf. Any member of the Uniformed Services or any civilian citizen, who was discharged from overseas Federal service or employment after the registration deadline, may register to vote in the local election office of his or her county of voting residence by noon on the day before the election. U.S. citizens of voting age who have never resided in the U.S. but have a parent who is eligible to vote in Nebraska, and have not registered to vote in any other State of the U.S., are eligible to register to vote in one county in which either of their parents claimed residence (for local, State, and Federal office ballots). The citizen must include with the registration a signed form provided by the Nebraska Election Commissioner or local election office. Nebraska allows you to use the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) for registration and voting in primary, special, runoff and general elections for Federal, State and local offices and non-candidate ballot issues. Feel free to use the FWAB to vote any time before an election. Nebraska allows you to use this form for registration. Select the category that describes you. Name (Last, First, Middle). If you are married and assumed the name of your spouse, write your previous name here. Date of birth. Your valid Nebraska 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. If you are using this form to register political affiliation is not necessary to vote in primaries. Registered nonpartisan voters can vote a non-partisan ballot, or they may request a nonpartisan Republican ballot or a nonpartisan Democrat ballot. 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 third Friday before the election. Political party affiliation is not required if only requesting absentee ballots for general elections. Complete street address of your Nebraska voting residence. A post office box is not sufficient. If you 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 information that may assist the local election official in accepting this ballot or application. Sign and date. No witness or notary required. Vote for any office in Federal, State or local elections. To find out the races and candidates for which you can vote, go to [www.sos.State.ne.us/elec/] (http://www.sos.State.ne.us/elec/). 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. If using the FWAB simultaneously as a registration form and voted ballot, it must be received by the local election office by the registration deadline. The FWAB must be returned by mail. If you receive your ballot and you do not think it will arrive at the county election office by the deadline, contact your county election office to make other arrangements. >***Voted ballots must be received by the local election office before the close of polls on Election Day***. No witness or notary is required on voted ballots. Voted ballots must be returned by mail. If you receive your ballot and you do not think that it will arrive at the county election office by the deadline, contact your county election office make other arrangements. 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 track the status of your ballot at [https://www.militaryoverseas.necvr.ne.gov/] (https://www.militaryoverseas.necvr.ne.gov/). 2014-05-13T00:00:00.000 State Primary 2014-11-04T05:00:00.000 By mail 2014-04-25T00:00:00.000 State Primary Registration In-person 2014-05-02T00:00:00.000 State Primary Registration By mail 2014-10-17T00:00:00.000 General Election Registration In-person 2014-10-24T00:00:00.000 General Election Registration 2014-05-07T00:00:00.000 State Primary Ballot Request 2014-10-29T00:00:00.000 General Election Ballot Request 2014-05-13T19:00:00.000 State Primary Ballot Return 2014-11-04T19:00:00.000 General Election Ballot Return How can I register to vote as a military or overseas voter? Fill out and return the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) to your local election office. This form allows you to register to vote and identifies you as a voter covered by *UOCAVA* (Federal law providing special protections). What is my voting residence? The place you consider your true, fixed and permanent home. Do I need to claim a political party to vote in primary elections? No. How can I submit my FPCA? By mail, email and fax. The original documents must also be mailed when submitting by email or fax. How often must I submit my FPCA? The FPCA is good for all regularly scheduled Federal, State and local elections in the calendar year it is submitted. You should submit a new one every time your address changes or every year. If I am currently registered to vote, how may I request an absentee ballot? You may request a ballot from your county election office in-person, or by agent, mail or fax. How can I return my voted ballot or Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB)? Voted ballots must be returned by mail. If you receive your ballot and you do not think that it will arrive at the county election office by the deadline, contact your county election office to make other arrangements. What must I do to use the FWAB and can I use the FWAB to vote in State and local elections? You may use the FWAB to vote in any election at any time, without having made a previous request for an absentee ballot. However, be mindful of the registration dates if you have not previously registered to vote. The FWAB may be used to vote in Federal, State and local elections. I am an American citizen, but I have never lived in the U.S., can I register to vote in this State? Yes, but with exceptions (see the following section entitled "Voting by citizens who have never lived in the U.S.") Will I need a notary or witness for my FPCA or FWAB? No. Where can I find information about the candidates and/or other items that will be on my ballot? A list of filed candidates and their basic information can be found on the Secretary of State's website [www.sos.ne.gov] (http://www.sos.ne.gov). However, further information must be attained from third-party sources. County 402-461-7185 rthomas@adamscounty.org Adams PO Box 2067 Hastings NE 68902-2067 County 402-887-4719 antelopeclerk@frontiernet.net Antelope PO Box 26 Neligh NE 68756-0026 County 308-764-2216 becky.swanson@nebraska.gov Arthur PO Box 126 Arthur NE 69121-0126 County 308-436-4180 clerk@banner.nacone.org Banner PO Box 67 Harrisburg NE 69345-0067 County 308-547-2228 clerk@blaine.nacone.org Blaine 145 Lincoln Avenue Brewster NE 68821-9700 County 402-395-2055 clerk@boone.nacone.org Boone 222 South 4th Street Albion NE 68620-1247 County 308-762-2867 boxbutteclerk@yahoo.com Box Butte PO Box 678 Alliance NE 69301-0678 County 402-775-2146 clerk@boyd.nacone.org Boyd PO Box 26 Butte NE 68722-0028 County 402-387-0918 bcclerk@threeriver.net Brown 148 West 4th Street Ainsworth NE 69210-1647 County 308-233-3663 elections@buffalocounty.ne.gov Buffalo PO Box 1270 Kearney NE 68847-1270 County 402-374-2956 burtcoclerk@huntel.net Burt PO Box 87 Tekamah NE 68061-1096 County 402-367-3329 clerk@butler.nacone.org Butler 451 N. 5th Street David City NE 68632-0289 County 402-296-1001 nancyj@cassne.org Cass 201 Main Street Plattsmouth NE 68048 County 402-254-7410 cedarclk@hartel.net Cedar PO Box 47 Hartington NE 68739-0047 County 308-882-7552 ccclerk@chase3000.com Chase PO Box 1299 Imperial NE 69033-1299 County 402-376-3095 clerk@cherry.nacone.org Cherry PO box 120 Valentine NE 69201-0120 County 308-254-5049 clerk@cheyennecounty.net Cheyenne PO Box 217 Sidney NE 69162-0217 County 402-762-3506 clerk@clay.nacone.org Clay 111 W. Fairfield St. Clay Center NE 68933-1499 County 402-352-8515 rmundil@colfaxne.com Colfax 411 East 11th Street Schuyler NE 68661-1987 County 402-372-6013 ccclerk@cableone.net Cuming 200 South Lincoln Street Room 100 West Point NE 68788 County 308-872-6139 countyclerk4@hotmail.com Custer 431 South 10th Street Broken Bow NE 68822-2099 County 402-494-9229 tpiepho@dakotacountyne.org Dakota PO Box 39 Dakota City NE 68731-0038 County 308-432-5179 clerk@dawes-county.com Dawes 451 Main Street Chadron NE 69337-2698 County 308-324-9834 karla.zlatkovsky@dawsoncountyne.org Dawson 700 W. Washington, Room A Lexington NE 68850 County 308-874-3472 polly.olson@nebraska.gov Deuel PO Box 327 Chappell NE 69129-0327 County 402-755-5650 clerk@dixon.nacone.org Dixon PO Box 546 Ponca NE 68770-0546 County 402-727-2764 clerk@dodge.nacone.org Dodge 435 North Park, Rm. 102 Fremont NE 68025-4967 County 402-444-4181 questions@votedouglascounty.com Douglas 225 North 115th Street Omaha NE 68154-2520 County 308-423-2325 clerk@dundy.nacone.org Dundy PO Box 506 Benkelman NE 69021-0506 County 402-759-4307 Amy.Nelson@fillmore.nacone.org Fillmore PO Box 307 Geneva NE 69361-0307 County 308-425-6093 clerk@franklin.nacone.org Franklin PO Box 146 Franklin NE 68939-0146 County 308-367-8730 clerkfc@curtis-ne.com Frontier PO Box 40 Stockville NE 69042-0040 County 308-268-3205 clerk@furnas.nacone.org Furnas PO Box 387 Beaver City NE 68926-0387 County 402-223-1371 clerk@gage.nacone.org Gage PO Box 429 Beatrice NE 68310-0429 County 308-772-0124 clerk@garden.nacone.org Garden PO Box 486 Oshkosh NE 69154-0486 County 308-346-4651 clerk@garfield.nacone.org Garfield PO Box 218 Burwell NE 68823-0218 County 308-785-2300 goclerk73@atcjet.net Gosper PO Box 136 Elwood NE 68937-0136 County 308-458-2780 christee.haney@nebraska.gov Grant PO Box 139 Hyannis NE 69350-0139 County 308-428-3022 clerk@greeley.nacone.org Greeley PO Box 287 Greeley NE 68842-0287 County 308-385-5071 daleb@hallcountyne.gov Hall 121 South Pine Street, Suite 8 Grand Island NE 68801-6099 County 402-694-2297 clerk@hamilton.net Hamilton 1111 13th Street, Suite 1 Aurora NE 68818-2017 County 308-928-2079 clerk@harlan.nacone.org Harlan PO box 698 Alma NE 68920-0379 County 308-286-3208 clerk@Hayes.nacone.org Hayes PO Box 370 Hayes Center NE 69032-0370 County 308-334-5398 clerk@hitchcock.nacone.org Hitchcock PO Box 248 Trenton NE 69044-0248 County 402-336-1762 holtclerk.cathy@telebeep.com Holt PO Box 329 O'Neil NE 68763-0329 County 308-546-2490 soscou93@nebnet.net Hooker PO Box 184 Mullen NE 69152-0184 County 308-754-4125 clerk@howard.nacone.org Howard PO Box 25 Saint Paul NE 68873-0025 County 402-729-6806 countyclerk@jeffconebraska.us Jefferson 411 4th Street Fairbury NE 68352-2536 County 402-335-6311 clerk@johnson.nacone.org Johnson PO Box 416 Tecumseh NE 68450-0416 County 308-832-2729 clerk@kearney.nacone.org Kearney PO Box 339 Minden NE 68959-0339 County 308-284-6277 clerk@keithcountyne.gov Keith 511 N. Spruce Street, Suite 102 Ogallala NE 69153-2146 County 402-497-3799 clerk@keyapaha.nacone.org Keya Paha PO Box 349 Springview NE 68778-0349 County 308-235-3654 clerk@kimball.nacone.org Kimball 114 East 3rd St., Suite 6 Kimball NE 69145-1296 County 402-288-5605 clerk@knox.nacone.org Knox PO Box 166 Center NE 68724-0166 County 402-441-6379 dshively@lancaster.ne.gov Lancaster 601 North 46th Steet Lincoln NE 68503-3720 County 308-535-3522 clerk@co.lincoln.ne.us Lincoln 301 N. Jeffers, Room 101 North Platte NE 69101-3997 County 308-636-2333 clerk@logan.nacone.org Logan PO Box 8 Stapleton NE 69163-0008 County 308-942-3103 clerk@loup.nacone.org Loup PO Box 187 Taylor NE 68879-0187 County 402-454-6682 clerk@madisoncountyne.com Madison PO Box 290 Madison NE 68748-0290 County 308-587-2363 clerk@mcpherson.nacone.org McPherson PO Box 122 Tryon NE 69167-0122 County 308-946-2332 clerk@merrick.nacone.org Merrick PO Box 27 Central City NE 68826-0027 County 308-262-2260 clerk@morrill.nacone.org Morrill PO Box 610 Bridgeport NE 69336-0610 County 308-536-2742 dzareknanceclerk@hamilton.net Nance PO Box 338 Fullerton NE 68638-0338 County 402-274-4389 clerk@nemaha.nacone.org Nemaha 1824 N Street, Suite 29 Auburn NE 68305-2399 County 402-225-4301 clerk@nuckolls.nacone.org Nuckolls PO Box 366 Nelson NE 68961-0366 County 402-873-9506 clerk@otoe.nacone.org Otoe PO Box 249 Nebraska City NE 68410-0249 County 402-852-2963 clerk@pawnee.nacone.org Pawnee PO Box 431 Pawnee City NE 68420-0431 County 308-352-2455 clerk@perkins.nacone.org Perkins PO Box 156 Grant NE 69140-0156 County 308-995-4368 clerk@phelps.nacone.org Phelps PO Box 404 Holdrege NE 68949-0404 County 402-329-6439 piecoclk@ptcnet.net Pierce 111 W. Court Room 1 Pierce NE 68767-0218 County 402-564-7733 pcelect@megavision.com Platte PO Box 513 Columbus NE 68601 County 402-747-2656 clerk@polk.nacone.org Polk PO Box 276 Osceola NE 68651-0276 County 308-345-4460 clerk@redwillow.nacone.org Red Willow 502 Norris Avenue McCook NE 69001-3159 County 402-245-2946 clerk@richardson.nacone.org Richardson 1700 Stone Avenue Room 203 Falls City NE 68355-2091 County 402-684-2741 clerk@rock.nacone.org Rock PO Box 367 Bassett NE 68714-0367 County 402-821-3381 clerk@saline.nacone.org Saline PO Box 865 Wilber NE 68465-0865 County 402-593-5770 wbena@sarpy.com Sarpy 501 Olson Drive Suite 4 Papillion NE 68046-2845 County 402-443-5010 countyclerk@co.saunders.ne.us Saunders PO Box 61 Wahoo NE 68066-0061 County 308-436-3178 vdulaney@scottsbluffcounty.org Scotts 1825 10th Street Gering NE 69341-2487 County 402-643-2228 sschweitzer@co.seward.ne.us Seward PO Box 190 Seward NE 68434-0190 County 308-327-2712 clerk@sheridan.nacone.org Sheridan PO Box 39 Rushville NE 69360-0039 County 308-745-0297 clerk@sherman.nacone.org Sherman PO Box 456 Loup City NE 68853-0456 County 308-668-2443 mzimmerman@sioux.nacone.org Sioux PO Box 158 Harrison NE 69346-0158 County 402-439-2200 clerk@stanton.nacone.org Stanton PO Box 347 Stanton NE 68779-0347 County 402-768-2129 clerk@thayer.nacone.org Thayer 225 N. 4th Street, Room 201 Hebron NE 68370 County 308-645-2623 clerk@thomas.nacone.org Thomas PO Box 226 Thedford NE 69166-0226 County 402-385-3544 clerk@thurston.nacone.org Thurston PO Box G Pender NE 68047-0138 County 308-728-7725 clerk@valley.nacone.org Valley 125 South 15th Street Ord NE 68862-1444 County 402-426-6825 clerk@washingtoncountyne.org Washington PO Box 466 Blair NE 68008-0466 County 402-375-4137 deb.finn@wayne.nacone.org Wayne 501 Pearl Street, Ste 5 Wayne NE 68787-1939 County 402-746-2710 clerk@webster.nacone.org Webster PO Box 250 Red Cloud NE 68970-2399 County 308-750-3470 clerk@wheeler.nacone.org Wheeler PO Box 127 Bartlett NE 68622-0127 County 402-362-7558 clerk@york.nacone.org York 510 Lincoln Avenue York NE 68467-2945