Emergency Absentee Ballots

Emergency Absentee Ballot Applications are available at the County Board of Elections Office.

Emergency status is determined for voters who must vote by absentee ballot because of a disability or absence from their municipality that was not and could not have been know prior to the Tuesday before the election.  The application for emergency absentee voters requires a sworn statement and notarization of the voter's signature. Emergency Absentee Application

The statutory deadline for emergency absentee applications is 5:00 p.m. on the Tuesday prior to Election Day.

If you become physically disabled or ill after 5:00 p.m. on the Tuesday prior to the election or if you find out after 5:00 p.m. on the Tuesday prior to the election

that you will be absent from your municipality of residence on Election Day because of your business, duties or occupation, you can receive an Emergency Absentee Ballot. Emergency Absentee Application after 5:00 p.m. Tuesday. The statutory deadline for a voter to request an Emergency Absentee Ballot is 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. 

Important Notice

To designate an authorized representative to deliver your Emergency Absentee Ballot, you must complete and sign the Authorization for a Representative to Pick Up or Return Emergency Absentee Ballot

Authorizar a un agente designado para ayudarlo a obtener y/o devolver su papeleta de voto por correo o voto en ausencia

If you are not able to obtain assistance from an authorized representative, the judge will direct a deputy sheriff of the county to deliver the absentee ballot to you if you are at a physical location within the county.