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Key Dates and Deadlines

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October 14: Deadline to register by mail and to register to vote online
October 29: Deadline to request an absentee ballot, if you are a regular or permanent overseas voter
October 20 - November 1: In-Person Absentee (Early Voting).
October 30: Deadline to register in your clerk’s office
November 3: Register to vote at your polling place

Register to Vote

Register by mail or online by October 14. Register to vote on Election Day at your polling place.

Absentee/Mail-In Voting

October 29, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. - Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot, Regular and Permanent Overseas Voters

October 30, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. - Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot, Indefinitely Confined

November 3, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. - Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot, Military

November 3, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. - Deadline to Return Absentee Ballot.

Early In-Person Voting

October 20: Early voting begins in Wisconsin

Office hours and dates vary by municipality. Some municipal offices may not offer additional in-person absentee hours. Contact your municipal clerk for absentee voting hours.

In-person Voting

Polls open on Tuesday, November 3, 7.00 AM - 8.00 PM