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

Ohio

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 11 Special Primary August 3, 2021
By Mail: Received by July 6, 2021
By Email/Online or Fax: Received by July 6, 2021
Received by 12 PM, July 31, 2021
Sent by* 12:01 AM, August 2, 2021
CD 11 Special General November 2, 2021
By Mail: Received by October 4, 2021
By Email/Online or Fax: Received by October 4, 2021
Received by 12 PM, October 30, 2021
Sent by* 12:01 AM, November 1, 2021

*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.