Voting with a Mail in Ballot

What is it?

Voting by mail is an option for voters to cast their ballot prior to election day. Voters can request a vote by mail ballot through the mail or in person. You don't need a reason! Voting by mail is available to any registered voter.

The first day to file an application for a vote by mail ballot with your local Election Authority is August 8th, 2018. 

All requests by mail must be received by your local Election Authority by November 1st, 2018.

For a ballot to be counted, it must be postmarked on or before November 6, 2018 and arrive at the Champaign County Clerk's Office by Tuesday, November 20, 2018. 

how to vote by mail in champaign county

Request a Vote-by-Mail ballot online and complete the form with your information! Make sure to enter your correct address for a ballot to be mailed to you.

You may also request a Vote-by-Mail ballot by phone or email:

Phone: 217-384-3724


The Champaign County Clerk's Office will mail your ballot to you within a business day of your request.