|Primary Dates||General Election Dates|
|Register by: Monday, April 22, 2019|
Absentee Registration: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 by 5 PM (Postmarks DO NOT apply)
Absentee Vote: Friday, May 17, 2019 by 5 PM (Postmarks DO NOT apply)
Vote: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
|Register by: October 7, 2019|
Absentee Registration: October 29, 2019
Vote: November 5
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Qualifications to use Absentee ballot
An individual who expects to be absent from his/her municipality on Election Day during the entire period the polls are open for voting (7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.) is eligible to apply for an absentee ballot. In addition, any voter who, because of illness or physical disability, is unable to attend his/her polling place or operate a voting machine may apply for an absentee ballot.
Requesting an Absentee ballot
You can fill out and print the Absentee ballot request form online. Once the request application is complete, please mail your ballot:
US POSTAL SERVICE MAIL
A single first-class stamp is sufficient to cover the postage cost
Montgomery County Court House
P.O. Box 311
Norristown, PA 19404-0311
UPS OR FEDEX SHIPPING OR HAND DELIVERY
One Montgomery Plaza
425 Swede Street
Norristown, PA 19401-0311
CIVILIAN ABSENTEE VOTING DEADLINES
Applications: The last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot is 5 p.m. on the Tuesday before the election (May 14, 2019). Please note that postmarks do not apply and original applications must be received (no facsimiles or emails).
Voted Ballots: All civilian voted ballots must be returned to the County Board of Elections Office by 5 p.m. on the Friday before the election (May 17, 2019). Please note that postmarks do not apply.
MILITARY & CIVILIAN OVERSEAS VOTING DEADLINES
Applications: Military voters may apply until 8 p.m. on Election Day. Civilian overseas voters may apply until 5 p.m. on the Tuesday before the election. Please note that postmarks do not apply.
Voted Ballots: All military and civilian overseas ballots must be post marked no later than the day before the election and must be received in the office by 5 p.m. on the Tuesday (seventh day) after the election.
Qualified military and overseas voters are exempt from photo ID requirements. Furthermore, they may apply for and receive their ballots electronically if so desired; these ballots must be printed, voted and returned by the voter. Please visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program for more information regarding military and overseas voting.