Absentee Ballots

Absentee voting allows voters who are registered to vote prior to election.

There are three types of absentee ballots available:

  • Absentee Voting By Mail - Allows a voter or near relative / guardian to make a request for a ballot to be mailed
  • Military / Overseas Voting - For military members / dependents and U.S. citizens living away from there state of residency may make a request under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA).
  • One-Stop Absentee Voting or Early Voting - Allows voters to vote 10 days prior to the General Elections at a alternative polling place or at the Board of Elections

More Information

For more information, visit the North Carolina State Board of Elections website.