North Dakota does not have voter registration. You must still complete the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) to request an absentee ballot. The form requests absentee ballots for all regularly scheduled elections for the calendar year in which it is submitted. Select the category that describes you. Not required. Name (Last, First, Middle). Date of birth.<br/><br/>You are required to provide the identification number from one of the following: North Dakota Drivers License, State issued ID, Military ID, or Passport. If you do not possess any of these , you must use the online absentee application at [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/). Recommended but not required unless you wish to receive your ballot by fax or electronically. Provide your contact information to allow your local election official to follow up if more information is required. North Dakota allows you to receive your absentee 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 but provide an email address, then your local election official will email your ballot to you. Complete street address of your North Dakota 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 live now. Provide any information that may assist the local election official in accepting this application. Sign and date. No witness or notary required. North Dakota 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. If you choose to email your FPCA, you should send the form as a signed, canned attachment. Email directly to your local election office. Email addresses can be found at the end of this section. 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. 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 numbers can be found on the inside back cover or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov). To find out the status of your absentee ballot request, you may track in online at [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/AbsenteeTracker.aspx] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/AbsenteeTracker.aspx). Your jurisdiction will contact you if your application is denied. A U.S. citizen, who was born abroad, has never lived in the U.S. and who is eligible to vote, may vote in the county where a parent is eligible to vote. North Dakota allows you to use the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) as a simultaneous absentee ballot request and for voting in primary, special and general elections for Federal, State and local offices and ballot questions. Feel free to use the FWAB to vote any time before an election. North Dakota does not have voter registration. Do not check the registration block. Select the category that describes you. Name (Last, First, Middle). Date of birth.<br/><br/>You are required to provide the identification number from one of the following: North Dakota Drivers License, State issued ID, Military ID, or Passport. If you do not possess any of these , you must use the online absentee application at [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/). 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 North Dakota 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 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 Federal, State or local office or ballot question in a general, special or primary election. To find out the races and candidates for which you can vote, go to [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/wheretovote.aspx] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/wheretovote.aspx). 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 ballot request form and voted ballot, it must be submitted to the local election office before 11:59 pm on the day before the election. If using the FWAB as a voted ballot only, it must be received by the local election office by the ballot return deadline. 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. North Dakota allows you to submit the FWAB by mail, email or fax. You may also use North Dakota's electronic system at [https://rip.sos.nd.gov/absentee](https://rip.sos.nd.gov/absentee). 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 at the end of this section. 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 below. It is recommended that you also submit the FWAB by mail. If you choose to fax your FWAB, fax it directly to your local election official. Fax numbers can be found below. Include ballot, Voter's 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 numbers can be found on the inside back cover or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov). >***Voted ballots must be date-stamped before Election Day and received by the local election office before the county canvassing board meets, six days after the election.*** No witness or notary is required on voted ballots. You may vote your ballot using North Dakota's electronic system at [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/). You may also return the voted ballot by mail, email or fax. Use FPCA mail, email or 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 track the status of your ballot at [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/AbsenteeTracker.aspx] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/AbsenteeTracker.aspx). 2014-06-10T00:00:00.000 State Primary 2014-11-04T05:00:00.000 Not applicable State Primary Registration Not applicable General Election Registration 2014-06-09T00:00:00.000 State Primary Ballot Request 2014-11-03T00:00:00.000 General Election Ballot Request Postmarked by 2014-06-09T00:00:00.000 State Primary Ballot Return Received by mail 2014-06-16T00:00:00.000 State Primary Ballot Return Received by fax, email, or online 2014-06-09T23:59:00.000 State Primary Ballot Return Postmarked by 2014-11-03T00:00:00.000 General Election Ballot Return Received by mail 2014-11-10T00:00:00.000 General Election Ballot Return Received by fax, email, or online 2014-11-03T23:59:00.000 General Election Ballot Return How can I register to vote as a military or overseas voter? North Dakota does not have voter registration, but you will need to request a ballot using your Driver's License or State-issued identification number. Use North Dakota's electronic system at [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/](https://vip.sos.nd.gov/) absentee, or fill out and return the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) to your local election office. This form allows election officials to identify 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 or fax. You may also choose to use North Dakota's electronic system at [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/). How often must I submit my FPCA? The form requests absentee ballots for all regularly scheduled elections for the calendar year in which it is submitted.You should submit a new one every time your address changes or every year. How can I return my voted ballot or Federal Write-In Ballot (FWAB)? By mail, email or fax. You may also choose to use North Dakota's electronic system at [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/absentee/). 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 any time before an election without having previously requested an absentee ballot, but if you have not requested a ballot your FWAB must be received before 11:59 pm the day before the election. The FWAB may be used to vote in Federal, State and local races. I am an American citizen, but I have never lived in the U.S., can I register to vote in this State? A U.S. citizen, who was born abroad, has never lived in the U.S. and who is eligible to vote, may vote in the county where a parent is eligible to vote. 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? Please visit [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/WhereToVote.aspx] (https://vip.sos.nd.gov/WhereToVote.aspx) to see your sample ballot. 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