Vote by Mail (Absentee)
Vote by Mail, otherwise known as Absentee Voting, is a service provided for registered voters who wish to vote in the comfort of their home or for those who may be away from Okeechobee County.
A mail ballot may be requested for either a specific election or for all elections through two (2) General Elections.
VOTE BY MAIL (ABSENTEE) BALLOTS MAY BE REQUESTED USING ONE OF THE FOLLOWING METHODS:
|• In person
||Visit the Supervisor of Elections Office
304 NW 2nd St. Room 144, Okeechobee, FL 34972
| • By telephone
| • By mail
| • By fax
| • By email / Online
2020 Election Dates
Presidential Preference Primary
March 17, 2020
August 18, 2020
November 3, 2020
VOTE-BY-MAIL (ABSENTEE) BALLOTS
ARE NOT FORWARDABLE MAIL!!
Please provide an address that allows us to mail the ballot directly to you.
Who can request a Vote by Mail (Absentee) ballot and what information is required:
Only the voter or a designated member of his or her immediate family or legal guardian can request a vote by mail (absentee) ballot for the voter. Immediate family means the voter's spouse or parent, child, grandparent or sibling of the voter or the voter's spouse.
A request for a vote by mail (absentee) ballot from the voter must include the following information:
- Okeechobee County County residence address
- Date of Birth
- Signature; if the request is in writing
A request for a vote by mail (absentee) ballot from a designated immediate family member or legal guardian must include the following information:
Voter's Okeechobee County residence address
Voter's date of birth
Requester's relationship to the voter
Requester's drivers license number, if available
Requester's signature; if the request is in writing