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Board of Elections, Warren County Ohio

How to vote absentee by mail

  1. Download an application by clicking here: https://vote.warrencountyohio.gov/Voting/absentee.aspx Complete and mail the application to:
    • Warren County Board of Elections
    • 520 Justice Drive
    • Lebanon, Ohio 45036
    You may also drop off your completed request form to our office. We have a 24-hour secure drop box.
    We begin mailing ballots 29 days before the election. The USPS estimates that it will take 3-5 days for delivery.
  2. Receive your ballot in the mail and vote by following the included instructions that can be found by clicking here: https://www.sos.state.oh.us/globalassets/elections/forms/12.pdfPDF Document
  3. Use the provided return envelope to send your ballot back to the Board of Elections. Remember to use a 1st class regular stamp. You can also drop off your or a family member’s ballot at our office. We have a 24-hour secure drop box.

    You can track your ballot on our website at: https://lookup.boe.ohio.gov/vtrapp/warren/avlookup.aspx
What if I do not have a printer?

Voters who do not have a printer can call 513-695-1358 to have an application mailed to them.

To save time voters may simply write the following information on a blank sheet of paper and mail it or drop it off to us;

  • Full name
  • Date of birth
  • Address where you currently reside
  • Address where ballot should be mailed if different from your registration address
  • ONE of the following: Ohio driver’s license number, last four of your Social Security number or include a copy of an acceptable form of ID
  • State that “I’m requesting an absentee ballot for the upcoming Election”
  • Sign it
  • Today’s date
  • Phone number/ email address (optional but suggested)
Frequently asked questions

For more frequently asked questions visit the Ohio Secretary of State’s FAQ at:

What is the deadline to request an absentee ballot?
Can I put more than one application in an envelope?
Can I submit my ballot application by email?
Can I return my ballot to the Board of Elections instead of using the post office?
When will the results of the election be announced?
Can coronavirus be spread over the handling of paper?
Board hours and contact information

Anyone who needs to contact the Board of Elections can do so by calling 513-695-1358 between 8:00AM and 4:30PM Monday through Friday. During peak times you may experience a long delay when calling our office. For faster service please email us at: wcboe@warrencountyboe.gov

Absentee ballot applications and registration cards will be available on a table outside in the foyer.
Voters can deposit any applications, ballots or documents in the outside drop box 24 hours a day.

Voter Information SMART PHONE APP

Smart Phone App This free app can be found on the PlayStore for
Android phones and on the App Store for iPhones.

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Live link to the current voter registration totals.