County 701-567-2910 pcarroll@nd.gov Adams PO Box 589 Hettinger ND 58639-0589 County 701-845-8548 bdidier@co.barnes.nd.us Barnes 230 4th Street NW, Room 202 Valley City ND 58072-2947 County 701-473-5571 bserickson@nd.gov Benson PO Box 206 Minnewaukan ND 58351-0206 County 701-623-4761 mdlamb@nd.gov Billings PO Box 168 Medora ND 58645-0168 County 701-228-5181 lisa.herbel@co.bottineau.nd.us Bottineau 314 W. 5th Street, Suite 10 Bottineau ND 58318-1268 County 701-523-4899 stivis@bowmancountynd.gov Bowman 104 1st Street NW, Suite 1 Bowman ND 58623 County 701-377-2866 jsjensen@nd.gov Burke PO Box 310 Bowbells ND 58721-0310 County 701-222-7528 kglatt@nd.gov Burleigh PO Box 5518 Bismarck ND 58506-5518 County 701-241-5728 buckhoused@casscountynd.gov Cass PO Box 2806 Fargo ND 58108-2806 County 701-256-2546 droppel@nd.gov Cavalier 901 3rd Street, Suite 15 Langdon ND 58249-2457 County 701-349-4639 bkuska@nd.gov Dickey PO Box 215 Ellendale ND 58436-0215 County 701-965-4370 gjastrze@nd.gov Divide PO Box 49 Crosby ND 58730-0049 County 701-573-4323 tracey.dolezal@dunncountynd.org Dunn 205 Owens Street Manning ND 58642-0105 County 701-947-2279 mripplin@nd.gov Eddy 524 Central Avenue New Rockford ND 58356-1652 County 701-254-4012 mohlhauser@nd.gov Emmons PO Box 129 Linton ND 58552-0129 County 701-652-2173 rschlotm@nd.gov Foster PO Box 104 Carrington ND 58421-0104 County 701-872-4383 cstedman@midstate.net Golden Valley PO Box 67 Beach ND 58621-0067 County 701-780-8207 debbie.nelson@gfcounty.org Grand Forks PO Box 5726 Grand Forks ND 58206-5726 County 701-622-3005 kbachmeier@nd.gov Grant PO Box 227 Carson ND 58529-0227 County 701-797-3587 Cindy.Anton@griggscountynd.gov Griggs PO Box 511 Cooperstown ND 58425-0511 County 701-824-2717 jerschmidt@nd.gov Hettinger PO Box 157 Mott ND 58646-0668 County 701-475-2202 mkeily@nd.gov Kidder PO Box 167 Steele ND 58482-0167 County 701-883-4514 harmony.rode@co.lamoure.nd.us LaMoure PO Box 128 LaMoure ND 58458-0128 County 701-754-2280 baschuma@nd.gov Logan 301 Broadway Napoleon ND 58561-7010 County 701-537-5969 dcarpenter@nd.gov McHenry 407 Main Street S, Room 201 Towner ND 58788-4048 County 701-288-3671 gketterl@nd.gov McIntosh PO Box 39 Ashley ND 58413-0019 County 701-444-4113 lsvihovec@co.mckenzie.nd.us McKenzie 201 5th Street NW, Suite 543 Watford City ND 58854-7103 County 701-462-3542 lkorgel@nd.gov McLean PO Box 1108 Washburn ND 58577-1108 County 701-745-3793 sbrost@nd.gov Mercer PO Box 39 Stanton ND 58571-0039 County 701-667-3453 dawn.rhone@mortonnd.org Morton 210 2nd Avenue, NW Mandan ND 58554-3158 County 701-628-2276 joanh@co.mountrail.nd.us Mountrail PO Box 69 Stanley ND 58784-0069 County 701-247-2754 wdavidso@nd.gov Nelson 210 B Avenue W, Suite 201 Lakota ND 58344-7410 County 701-794-3476 jhintz@nd.gov Oliver PO Box 188 Center ND 58530-0188 County 701-265-4876 lschlitt@nd.gov Pembina 301 Dakota Street W, Suite 1 Cavalier ND 58220-4100 County 701-776-6942 kfursath@nd.gov Pierce 240 2nd Street SE, Suite 6 Rugby ND 58368-1897 County 701-662-7049 befische@nd.gov Ramsey 524 4th Avenue NE, Unit 6 Devils Lake ND 58301-2487 County 701-683-5827 kristi.johnson@co.ransom.nd.us Ransom PO Box 668 Lisbon ND 58054-0668 County 701-756-7158 lpollman@nd.gov Renville PO Box 68 Mohall ND 58761-0068 County 701-642-7701 hbailey@co.richland.nd.us Richland 418 2nd Avenue N Wahpeton ND 58075-4400 County 701-477-6339 vmccloud@nd.gov Rolette PO Box 939 Rolla ND 58367-0939 County 701-724-6244 sherry.hosford@co.sargent.nd.us Sargent 355 Main Street S, Suite 1 Forman ND 58032-4149 County 701-363-2953 smurray@nd.gov Sheridan PO Box 439 McClusky ND 58463-0439 County 701-854-3854 bhettich@nd.gov Sioux PO Box L Fort Yates ND 58538-0529 County 701-879-6278 lbuzalsky@nd.gov Slope PO Box NN Amidon ND 58620-0449 County 701-456-7634 khaag@starkcountynd.gov Stark PO Box 130 Dickinson ND 58602-0130 County 701-524-1715 tlkruger@nd.gov Steele PO Box 275 Finley ND 58230-0275 County 701-251-6325 cbradley@nd.gov Stutsman 511 2nd Avenue SE, Room 102 Jamestown ND 58401-4298 County 701-968-4342 jmmorlock@nd.gov Towner PO Box 603 Cando ND 58324-0603 County 701-636-5418 rebecca.braaten@co.traill.nd.us Traill PO Box 429 Hillsboro ND 58045-0429 County 701-352-3340 kmolde@nd.gov Walsh 600 Cooper Avenue Grafton ND 58237-1535 County 701-857-6424 Devra.Smestad@wardnd.com Ward PO Box 5005 Minot ND 58702-5005 County 701-547-3719 jrudel@nd.gov Wells PO Box 37 Fessenden ND 58438-0037 County 701-577-4510 bethi@co.williams.nd.us Williams PO Box 2047 Williston ND 58802-2047 Under federal law, the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) requests absentee ballots for a minimum of all federal elections in the current calendar year. Be sure to complete a new FPCA each year and every time your address changes. Select the category that best describes you. Not required. Enter your current name (Last, First). If you are registered under a different name, provide this information in the previous name area. Your date of birth is required. <br/><br/> Your contact information is recommended so your election official can contact you if they need additional information from you in order to accept your FPCA. If you want to receive your absentee ballot by email/online or fax, you must provide your email address or fax number. You can receive your absentee ballot by mail, email/online or fax. Rank your preferred method of receiving your absentee ballot. Enter the complete street address of your voting residence. You cannot use a post office box mailing address. If your address is a rural route, use Block 9 to describe the location of your voting residence. Enter your current mailing address, even if you are requesting your ballot by email/online or fax. If you want your election materials sent to a different address or have a forwarding address, use Block 9 to provide this information. Provide any information that may assist your election official in accepting this form. You can use this space to designate particular elections or the period you wish to receive ballots. Sign and date. No witness signature required. You can **mail, email** or **fax** your signed FPCA to your election official. Contact information can be found in the "Local Election Offices" section. You may use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service (ETS) to email or fax your FPCA. Instructions for ETS are in the "Important Information" section. To find out the status of your FPCA, contact your election official. Your election official will contact you if your FPCA is not accepted. The FWAB can be used as a ballot request. If you are using the FWAB as a ballot request, it must be received by the request deadline listed in the "Federal Elections Deadlines" chart. You can use the FWAB to vote in federal, State and local elections, including ballot measures. Check this box if you would like to use the FWAB as a ballot request for this election. Select the category that best describes you. Enter your current name (Last, First). If you are registered under a different name, provide this information in the previous name area. Your date of birth is required. <br/><br/> Your contact information is recommended so your election official can contact you if they need additional information from you to accept your FWAB. Not required. Enter the complete street address of your voting residence. You cannot use a post office box mailing address. If your address is a rural route, use Block 9 to describe the location of your voting residence. Enter your current mailing address. If you want your election materials sent to a different address or have a forwarding address, use Block 9 for this information. Provide any information that may assist the election official in accepting this form. Sign and date. No witness signature required. To vote, write in either a candidate's name or political party for each office. You are not required to make a selection for each and every contest. You can submit the FWAB by **mail, email** or **fax.** Contact information can be found in the "Local Election Offices" section. **Mail your FWAB:** Once your FWAB is complete, fold and place it in the security envelope and seal the envelope. Place only the voted ballot in the security envelope and do not write on the security envelope. Insert the sealed security envelope and the Voter's Declaration/ Affirmation into the mailing envelope and mail your FWAB directly to your election official. *Overseas Uniformed Service members* can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the "Important Information" section. **Email your FWAB:** Scan the signed Voter's Declaration/Affirmation and the FWAB into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet with secrecy waiver. Email this ballot package directly to your election official. You may also use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service (ETS) to email your FWAB. Information about ETS can be found in the "Important Information" section. **Fax your FWAB:** Fax your FWAB directly to your election official. Be sure to include your ballot, signed Voter Declaration/Affirmation and cover sheet with secrecy waiver. You may use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service (ETS) to fax your FWAB toll-free. Instructions for ETS are in the "Important Information" section. See the "Federal Election Deadlines" chart for the deadline for submitting the FWAB. If you receive the State absentee ballot after transmitting your voted FWAB, you may also vote and return the State absentee ballot. If both are received by the deadline, only the State absentee ballot will be counted. Once you receive your absentee ballot from your State it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the "Federal Election Deadlines" chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines. You can **mail, email/online** or **fax** your State absentee ballot to your election official. Contact information can be found in the "Local Election Offices" section. You may use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service (ETS) to email or fax your ballot. *Overseas Uniformed Service members* can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the "Important Information" section. 2016-06-14T00:00:00.000 State Primary 2016-11-08T00:00:00.000 Not Required State Primary Registration Not Required General Election Registration Received by 2016-06-13T00:00:00.000 State Primary Ballot Request Received by 2016-11-07T00:00:00.000 General Election Ballot Request Return by Email/Online or Fax: Received by 2016-06-13T00:00:00.000 State Primary Ballot Return Return by Mail: Postmarked by* 2016-06-13T00:00:00.000 State Primary Ballot Return Return by Email/Online or Fax: Received by 2016-11-07T00:00:00.000 General Election Ballot Return Return by Mail: Postmarked by* 2016-11-07T00:00:00.000 General Election Ballot Return What is UOCAVA? The *Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act* is commonly referred to as *UOCAVA*. *UOCAVA* citizens are U.S. citizens who are active members of the Uniformed Services, the Merchant Marine, the commissioned corps of the Public Health Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, their eligible family members and other U.S. citizens residing outside the United States. The law provides the legal basis for absentee voting requirements for federal offices. What is the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA)? The FPCA (federal form SF 76) allows *UOCAVA* citizens to register to vote and request an absentee ballot. This form is also used to update your contact information. What is the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB)? The FWAB (federal form SF 186) serves as an emergency backup ballot for *UOCAVA* citizens. If you do not receive your absentee ballot from your State in time to return it to your election official to participate in the election, use the FWAB. What is the DoD Electronic Transmission Service (ETS)? The DoD ETS allows you to **email or fax** your election materials toll-free. To **email** your election materials using ETS, use the cover sheet available in Chapter 1 or at FVAP.gov and email to ETS@FVAP.gov. To **fax** your election materials using ETS, 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 in the Appendix of the Voting Assistance Guide or at FVAP.gov. What is the Prepaid Mail Label 11- DoD? *Overseas Uniformed Service members* can use this label for general election absentee ballots. It provides free express mail service to your election official for general election absentee ballots. You can request to have a Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to your absentee ballot at Military Postal Office locations (APO/FPO). A portion of the label is kept by you for tracking your absentee ballot through the U.S. postal service. What is a primary election? A primary election is an election held before the general election to determine the candidates that can be placed on the general election ballot. I am an American citizen, but I have never lived in the U.S., can I vote in this State? A U.S. citizen who has never resided in the U.S. and has a parent or legal guardian that was last domiciled in North Dakota is eligible to vote in North Dakota. I am a National Guardsman activated on State orders; does my State afford me UOCAVA privileges? Yes. How can I check the status of my ballot? You may check the status of your absentee ballot here: [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/AbsenteeTracker.aspx](https://vip.sos.nd.gov/AbsenteeTracker.aspx). Does my State have any online tools? You can see if your State has any online tools available here: [http://www.fvap.gov/north-dakota](http://www.fvap.gov/north-dakota).