Please note: 2011 Act 227 prohibits a voter who has voted and returned an absentee
ballot from voting at the polling place on election day.
If you are not already registered, you will need to register to vote before an absentee
ballot can be sent to you.
Download the Application For Absentee Ballot (GAB-121). Complete the form and
mail it to your municipal clerk's office (for the correct address please refer to the
Listing of Local Municipal Clerks). The application must be received by the clerk no
later than 5:00 p.m. on the Thursday before theelection in order for an absentee
ballot to be mailed to you.
A voter may request that a ballot be sent to them by sending an e-mail or fax to
their municipal clerk. (See Directory of Local Municipal Clerks.) This request must
be made no later than 5:00 p.m. on the Thursday before the election in order for an
absentee ballot to be mailed to you.
In-person absentee voting runs for two weeks before an election, ending at 5 p.m.
or the close of business (whichever is later) on the Friday before the election.
Please check with your municipal clerk for regular office hours.
If you apply for an absentee ballot in your municipal clerk's office, you must vote
immediately, seal your ballot in the proper envelope, and return it to a member of
the clerk's staff. No ballots may be taken from the clerk's office.
Uniform instructions for absentee voters: Click here
Deadline for Returning Ballot: The completed ballot must be received by the
municipal clerk no later than 8:00p.m. on Election Day. Please provide adequate
postage and allow adequate time for delivery. The United StatesPostal Service
recommends a delivery time of one week. If you are residing overseas, delivery
time may be longer. Absentee ballots may not be returned to the clerk by fax or email.
If you do not know who your clerk is, or where the clerk's office is located, please
refer to the Listing of all Wisconsin Municipal Clerks. Use the "Find" command in
Adobe Acrobat Reader to search for a specific municipal clerk. This listing contains
telephone and fax numbers as well as addresses.
* Please note that there are exceptions for military and overseas voters.
Please refer to the Military and Overseas Voting page for rules.
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