Absentee Voting

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Regular Absentee Voting


Military and Overseas Voters


Emergency Absentee Voting

If your circumstances for Election Day change (medical emergency or receive notice after 5:00 p.m. May 14th, 2019 that you will be absent from the municipality on May 21st, 2019) you may apply for an emergency absentee ballot until 5:00 p.m., May 17th, 2019.  The application must be notarized prior to making application.  The voted ballot must be received in the Bureau of Elections by 5:00 p.m. May 17th, 2019.

Should you become physically disabled or ill between 5 p.m. on the Friday before Election Day and 8 p.m. on Election Day or if you find out after 5 p.m. on the Friday before Election Day that you will be absent from your municipality of residence on Election Day because of your business, duties or occupation, you can apply for an Emergency Absentee Ballot via the Court of Common Pleas (application is filed in the Bureau of Elections). If you are not able to appear in court to receive the ballot, you can designate, in writing, a representative to deliver the absentee ballot to you and return your completed absentee ballot to the Bureau of Elections.  The voted ballot must be received in the Bureau of Elections no later than 8:00 p.m. May21st, 2019.


Alternative Ballot Voting


For more information contact the Delaware County Bureau of Elections at 610-891-4673.



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