Voting assistance for Service members, their families and overseas citizens in

Louisiana

Use this site to vote absentee if you are

  • a U.S. citizen.
  • at least 18 years old.
  • absent from your voting residence.

The absentee voting process applies to you if you are

  • an active duty member of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine absent from your voting residence.
  • an eligible spouse or family member of an active duty member of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine.
  • a U.S. citizen residing outside the country.

STEP 1

Register and request your absentee ballot with the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA).


STEP 2

Fill out and send in your ballot when it arrives.

Didn't receive your ballot?


Federal Election Deadlines

Registration Ballot Request Ballot Return
CD 5 General Runoff December 5, 2020
Return by Mail: Postmarked by November 4, 2020
By Email or Fax: Received by November 4, 2020
By Online System: Received by November 14, 2020
Received by December 4, 2020
Received by 8 PM, December 5, 2020

Please mail your voting materials early enough to account for mail delivery times. Check the recommended mailing dates section in Chapter 1 for details.