Request email notification when page changes E-Notify
   Where do I vote? Vote Absentee Update Your Voting Address Candidates, Issues and Campaign Finance

To request an Absentee Ballot for the March 17, 2020 Primary Election:

1. D
ownload and complete a FILL ABLE Absentee Voter Application Form 

2. Contact the Board of Elections to have one mailed to you. 225-5656.

3. Mail via US mail or deliver completed application to:  Montgomery County Board of Elections
                                                                                            Absentee Department
                                                                                            451 W. Third St. 
                                                                                            Dayton, OH 45422

  • Must Include or will be returned:  
  • Name and Registered address
  • Election you are requesting: Primary Election
  • Date of birth
  • Either your Ohio driver's license number or the last four digits of your social security number. 
    • Or one of the following forms of voter identification:
    • a copy of your Ohio driver's license
    • a copy of an identification card issued by the State of Ohio or the United States government
    • an original or copy of a utility bill
    • an original or copy of a bank statement
    • an original or copy of a paycheck
    • an original or copy of a government check
    • Your complete legal signature     
    • When will I get my Ballot? Under Ohio law ballots will be mailed the first day of early voting- February 19th

All voted absentee ballots must be returned by mail, or hand delivered to the Board of Elections office by 7:30 p.m. on Election Day.


Ballots post-marked the day before the Election will be counted if received by the Board of Elections up to 10 days following the election. (Overseas ballots can be postmarked on Election Day)