ADVANCE VOTING

Voting in Kansas is easier than ever. With advance voting, any registered voter can vote by mail or in person before election day.

  • Advance voting application (EspaƱol)
  • Contact your county election officer to request an application for an advance voting ballot.
  • Complete the application and return it to your county election officer.
  • You can have your ballot mailed to you starting 20 days before the election.
  • You may vote in person in the county election office starting the Tuesday before election day, or up to 20 days before the election, depending on the county.
  • All ballots must be post-marked on or before Election Day and received no later than three days after the election.
  • Any mailed advance ballot may be hand-delivered to the county election office or any polling place within the county by close of polls on Election Day.
  • Sick, disabled or Non-English Proficient voters may receive assistance in applying for and casting advance voting ballots.

Important 2018 Election Advance Voting Dates

June

  • Friday, June 1st - Last day to change party affiliation before primary.

July

  • Tuesday, July 17 - Last day to register to vote before the primary election.
  • Wednesday, July 18 - First day advance ballots are mailed. In person advance voting may begin. Contact your county election officer to find out when and where.
  • Tuesday, July 31 - Deadline for voters to apply for advance voting ballots to be mailed for primary election.

August

  • Monday, August 6 - Noon deadline to cast advance voting ballots in person in office of county election office.
  • Tuesday, August 7 (Primary Election Day) - Mailed advance voting ballots must be postmarked on or before Election Day and received in the county election office no later than the third day following the election. Advance ballots may be hand-delivered to the county election office or to any polling place within the county by close of polls.

October

  • Tuesday, October 16 - Last day to register to vote before the general election.
  • Wednesday, October 17 - First day advance ballots are mailed. In person advance voting may begin. Contact your county election office to find out when and where.
  • Tuesday, October 30 - Deadline for voters to apply for advance voting ballots to be mailed for general election.

November

  • Monday, November 5 - Noon deadline to cast advance voting ballots in person in office of county election office.
  • Tuesday, November 6 (General Election Day) - Mailed advance voting ballots must be postmarked on or before Election Day and received in the county election office no later than the third day following the election. Advance ballots may be hand-delivered to the county election office or to any polling place within the county by close of polls.

If you have questions, call toll-free 1-800-262-VOTE (8683).