ALABAMA (WDHN)—The Alabama absentee voting period for the November 8 General Election began September 14. Find out everything you need to know.

Absentee ballot applications can be downloaded online or requested by visiting or calling the local Absentee Election Manager’s office. Voters may also contact the Secretary of State’s Elections Division at (334) 242-7210 to request an absentee ballot application.

Voters who are eligible to vote pursuant to the Uniformed and Overseas Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA) will have until November 8, 2022, to postmark an absentee ballot.

Important absentee voting deadlines:

  • November 1, 2022: The last day that absentee ballot applications can be returned by mail.
  • November 3, 2022: The last day that absentee ballot applications can be returned by hand
  • November 7, 2022: The last day to return absentee ballots by hand to the Absentee Election Manager.
  • November 8, 2022: Absentee ballots must be returned by mail to the absentee election manager no later than noon.