Absentee Ballot Deadlines

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

  • For delivery by fax: Tuesday April 21, 2020 by 8:00 pm
  • For delivery by email link: Friday April 24, 2020 by 8:00 pm
  • In person: Tuesday April 28, 2020 by 8:00 pm
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 an Absentee Ballot - 2020 Elections (PDF)

Maryland Application for Absentee Ballot (PDF)

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

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.