ABSENTEE VOTING: Registered voters of Harford County may apply to vote by absentee ballot if qualified. If circumstances require that you continuously vote by absentee ballot, you must apply anew each election year. A single application can be completed for both the Primary and General Election.
HOW TO APPLY: To apply for an absentee ballot you must complete and submit an application for absentee voting. An application can be obtained by:
MAIL - Call the Election Office and request an absentee application at 410-638-3565.
IN PERSON - At the Harford County Election Office, 133 Industry Lane, Forest Hill, Maryland 21050.
ONLINE - To obtain a form online, visit the State Board of Elections at http://www.elections.state.md.us/voting/documents/2014_Absentee_Ballot_Application_English.pdf
To obtain additional information in reference to the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA), visit their web site at http://www.fvap.gov/.
NOTE: Once you apply and receive an absentee ballot, that is how you must vote for that election. Even if your plans change, you will not be able to vote at the polls.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: The deadline for receipt of the completed application by mail or fax 410-638-3310 to the Election Office is the Tuesday before the election. After the deadline, application must be made in person using the absentee ballot late application provisions.
LATE ABSENTEE VOTING: After the Tuesday preceding an election and on election day, a person who finds they will be unable to vote at the polls on election day may come to the Election Office in person to receive their ballot or designate in writing, another Harford County voter to act as their agent to obtain an absentee ballot.
MUNICIPAL ABSENTEE VOTING: To obtain an absentee application for voting in the Town of Bel Air, City of Aberdeen or City of Havre de Grace, call the Harford County Election Office at 410-638-3565 to have an application mailed to you.
For instructions and eligibility requirements:
To obtain a copy of the Maryland Voter Registration Application: