Absentee Ballot Deadlines

The deadline to request an absentee ballot for the 2020 Presidential Primary Election is:

  • For mail delivery: Tuesday, April 21, 2020
  • For online delivery: Friday, April 24, 2020
  • In person: Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Absentee Ballots

Any registered voter may vote by absentee ballot. To receive an absentee ballot you must submit an absentee ballot application. You can get an absentee ballot application from one of the following sources:

Maryland Application for Absentee Ballot (PDF) (coming soon)

Solicitud de una papeleta para Voto en Ausencia de Maryland (PDF) (coming soon)

Howard County Board of Elections (map)

Online at one of the following:

Maryland State Board of Elections - Voter Services

Maryland Election Center

Federal Voting Assistance Program

UOCAVA (Uniformed Overseas and Civilian Absentee Voters Act)
Absentee Ballot Requests

If you need additional information or assistance, call your local board of elections.