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

Maryland

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 7 Special Primary February 4, 2020
By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by 5 PM, January 14, 2020
By Online System: Received by 11:59 PM, January 14, 2020
Request Mail Ballot: Received by 8 PM, January 28, 2020
Request Faxed Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, January 28, 2020
Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, January 31, 2020
Postmarked by* 8 PM, February 4, 2020
Presidential Primary April 28, 2020
By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by 5 PM, April 7, 2020
By Online System: Received by 11:59 PM, April 7, 2020
Request Mail Ballot: Received by 8 PM, April 21, 2020
Request Faxed Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, April 21, 2020
Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, April 24, 2020
Postmarked by* 8 PM, April 28, 2020
State Primary April 28, 2020
By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by 5 PM, April 7, 2020
By Online System: Received by 11:59 PM, April 7, 2020
Request Mail Ballot: Received by 8 PM, April 21, 2020
Request Faxed Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, April 21, 2020
Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, April 24, 2020
Postmarked by* 8 PM, April 28, 2020
CD 7 Special General April 28, 2020
By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by 5 PM, April 7, 2020
By Online System: Received by 11:59 PM, April 7, 2020
Request Mail Ballot: Received by 8 PM, April 21, 2020
Request Faxed Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, April 21, 2020
Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, April 24, 2020
Postmarked by* 8 PM, April 28, 2020
General Election November 3, 2020
By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by 5 PM, October 13, 2020
By Online System: Received by 11:59 PM, October 13, 2020
Request Mail Ballot: Received by 8 PM, October 27, 2020
Request Faxed Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, October 27, 2020
Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by 11:59 PM, October 30, 2020
Postmarked by* 8 PM, November 3, 2020

*Ballot Return: Ballots must still be received by the 10th day after the election.

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