The deadline to request a 2018 Primary Election absentee ballot for mail delivery is June 19, 2018. The deadline to request an absentee ballot for the primary election for online delivery is June 22, 2018. Any registered voter in Maryland may request and vote by absentee ballot.

A voter who wishes to vote by absentee ballot may request an absentee ballot (1) online for
voters with a Maryland driver’s license or MVA-issued ID card; (2) by submitting a signed
application; (3) by telephone; (4) in writing; or (5) in person at the Carroll County Board of
Elections. To request an absentee ballot application from the Carroll County Board of Elections, call 410-386-2080 or visit the office at 300 South Center Street, Room 212 Westminster, MD 21157 from 8am-4:30pm. Voters may also visit elections.maryland.gov/voting/absentee.html to request an absentee ballot online, to print an application, or for more information.

If a voter wishes to receive an absentee ballot by mail, the Carroll County Board of Elections
must receive a completed absentee ballot application:

  • If the request is mailed, by 8:00 pm on Tuesday, June 19, 2018
  • If the request is submitted online or by email or fax, by 11:59 pm on Tuesday, June
    19, 2018
  • If a voter wishes to receive an absentee ballot online, the Carroll County Board of Elections
    must receive a completed absentee ballot application:
  • If the request is mailed, by 5:00 pm on Friday, June 22, 2018
  • If the request is submitted online or by email or fax, by 11:59 pm on Friday, June
    22, 2018
  • If a voter misses the applicable deadline, the absentee ballot request must be made in person atthe Carroll County Board of Elections at 300 South Center Street, Room 212 Westminster, MD 21157.

    The 2018 Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, and the 2018 General
    Election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Starting the 2nd Thursday before the election through the Thursday before the election, voters may vote in person at a designated early voting center(s) in their county of residence. Early voting locations and hours and additional election related information and dates are available at: elections.maryland.gov/voting/early_voting.html.

    For more information, please contact the Carroll County Board of Elections at 410-386-2080 or the State Board of Elections at 1-800-222-VOTE (8683) or elections.maryland.gov