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
General Election November 8, 2022
Return by Mail: Postmarked by October 10, 2022
Return by Email or Fax: Received by October 10, 2022
Return by Online: Received by October 18, 2022
Received by November 7, 2022
Received by 8 PM, November 8, 2022
General Runoff December 10, 2022
Return by Mail: Postmarked by November 9, 2022
Return by Email or Fax: Received by November 9, 2022
Return by Online: Received by November 19, 2022
Received by December 9, 2022
Received by 8 PM, December 10, 2022

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