What it is and how to use it
Voting by Mail is just what it sounds like. You get to submit your ballot through the mail, without having to go to the polls in person. It’s an easy, secure, and safe way of participating in our democracy.
ANY registered North Carolina voter can Vote by Mail — no excuses or special circumstances required. If you are not registered to vote, visit the Register to Vote section of our website.
Your completed Mail-In Ballot Request Form must be received by the Orange County Board of Elections no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday, October 27. Earlier is better, so it’s best to submit the ballot request form NOW.
How do I vote by mail?
Voting by Mail is easy. Here’s what you have to do:
The fastest way is to submit your Mail-in Ballot request online with the NC Board of Elections. This request form lets Election officials know they should mail to you a ballot for the 2020 election.
You can download, print and submit a Mail-in Ballot Request form:
If you choose to download the ballot request form, you can send it one of the following ways: