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Absentee Voting

PRIMARY ELECTION IS TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2018

You may vote on an absentee machine in the County Clerk’s office on the days mentioned below.

Friday, May 4, 2018 through Monday, May 21, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to  4 p.m.

Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 9 a.m. to Noon.

 

Voting by Absentee Machine: Only available in the Covington office @ 303 Court Street, Covington.

You must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Due to advanced age, disability, illness or medical emergency.
  • Voter who will be outside the county on Election Day.
  • You are a student attending school outside the county of your voter registration.
  • You are a member of the Armed Forces or dependent of a member of the Armed Forces who will be outside the county on Election Day.
  • You temporarily reside outside the state, but are eligible to vote in Kentucky.
  • Precinct Election Officers serving in a precinct other than their home precinct.
  • A woman in her last trimester of pregnancy.

Voting by Absentee Paper Ballot

You may request an application for paper ballot in person, by mail, by phone or by fax.

The application for absentee paper ballot must be completed and mailed to the County Clerk at least 7 days before the election. Once the Clerk receives the application, the paper ballot will be sent to the voter. The clerk must receive the paper ballot by mail only from the voter no later than the election day.

VIDEO ON HOW TO COMPLETE AN ABSENTEE BALLOT:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xq1o8na9RBc

Voters unable to get to the polls on Election Day are eligible to vote by paper absentee ballot. You must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Due to advanced age, disability, illness or medical emergency.
  • You are a member of the Armed Forces.
  • You are a dependent of a member of the Armed Forces.
  • You are a student attending school outside the county of your voter registration.
  • You temporarily reside outside the state, but are eligible to vote in Kentucky.
  • You are incarcerated in jail and have been charged but not convicted of a crime.