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Vote Absentee Early

Franklin County Board of Elections
1700 Morse Rd,
Columbus, Ohio 43229


(subject to change)

Request Absentee Ballet Online and by Mail

Absentee Ballot Information

You are entitled to vote by absentee ballot in Ohio without providing a reason. Absentee ballot applications may be obtained from your county board of elections or the Secretary of State at: or by calling 1-877-767-6446.

Begin your online absentee ballot application. Please note that after your application has been generated, you will need to print, sign, and mail your application to:

Absentee Department
Franklin County Board of Elections
P.O. Box 182111
Columbus, OH 43218-2111

Not a registered voter with Franklin County? Register to vote in Franklin County.

Not a Franklin County resident? Please visit your local Board of Elections' website for county-specific instructions.

Want to vote in a future election not listed? Download a blank ballot application.