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Absentee Ballots are Available 28 Days Before an Election

In-person absentee voting begins Wednesday, October 11, 2017 for the November 7, 2017 Election.


All absent voter requests must include:

  • Holmes County residence address (house number and street name) and mailing address for absent ballot (if different from residence address).
  • A statement that the voter requesting the ballot is a registered elector.
  • Voterís date of birth.
  • Identification (such as driverís license # or state ID # or last four digits of social security number).
  • Signature of the voter for whom the absent ballot is requested.
  • Date of the election for which the absent ballot is being requested.

Application for Absent Ballot

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Print the form, complete all the required information, sign the form and mail to:

Holmes County Board of Elections

75 E Clinton St Ste 108

Millersburg OH 44654


This document may be reproduced. Use of this form is optional.  Application must include information listed above.


The Board of Elections must receive an application by mail by noon on the third day before the election.

Voted ballots must be delivered to the Board of Elections in person, by mail or a near relative not later than the close of polls on Election Day in order to be included in the election night results.Overseas ballots must be postmarked no later than election day and received by the board no later than 10 days after the election in order to be included in the official certified results.

If you request an absent ballot, you will NOT be allowed to return your ballot at the polling place on election day.


Questions may be directed to the Board of Elections at 330-674-5921.