If you are registered to vote in Alamance County, you may request an absentee ballot from the Elections Office, 115 South Maple Street, Graham, NC 27253 (Phone 570-6755). Absentee voting is allowed in all elections, except Fire District Elections, and is available as explained below:

By Mail

As of January 1, 2014, absentee ballot request may be submitted only by an approved form by the North Carolina State Board of Elections.

Absentee Request Form available by clicking on link below:

Absentee Ballot Request Form

Military and Overseas Voters, please go to: www.fvap.gov

At the Board of Elections:

The voter, near relative (spouse, parent, child, brother, sister, grandparent, grandchild, mother-in-law, father-in-law, daughter-in-law, son-in-law, stepparent or stepchild) or verifiable legal guardian may appear at the Elections Office 50 days prior (30 days prior in a municipal election) to but not later than 5:00 p.m. on the Tuesday prior to election day and complete an approved Absentee application. A ballot will be mailed to the voter.

Illness or Disability – The voter, near relative (spouse, parent, child, brother, sister, grandparent, grandchild, mother-in-law, father-in-law, daughter-in-law, son-in-law, stepparent or stepchild) or verifiable legal guardian may appear at the Elections Office 50 days prior (30 days prior in a municipal election) to but not later than 5:00 p.m.  on the day prior to election day and complete an approved Absentee application.  A ballot will be issued.

ALL VOTED BALLOTS MUST BE RETURNED TO THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS OFFICE BY 5:00 P.M. ON THE DAY BEFORE THE ELECTION. THE BALLOT MUST BE DELIVERED BY U.S. MAIL, BY THE VOTER, A NEAR RELATIVE OR VERIFIABLE LEGAL GUARDIAN.

In Person/No Excuse Absentee Voting

The voter appears in person, makes application and votes at the Early Voting Site all in One Stop. The one-stop absentee process permits a voter to appear at the Early Voting Site beginning the 2nd Thursday before the election, but no later than 1:00 p.m. on the Saturday before the election.