2018 Voting Deadlines

Deadlines for February 20, 2018 Primary
 

Voter Registration- Deadlines for the February 20, 2018 Spring Primary Election 
Voters can register in the following ways.  All voters must provide a Proof of Residence document when registering to vote by mail, in-person in the clerk’s office, or at the polls on the day of the primary.


January 31, 2018Deadline to Register by Mail - Your voter registration form, along with proof of residence must be postmarked to your municipal clerk no later than January 31, 2018. Find your Municipal Clerk’s Contact Information here. 

January 31, 2018Deadline to Register to vote online. - Voters who are able to match their name, date of birth, Wisconsin Driver License or State ID number, and address with the Wisconsin DMV can register to vote online through January 31, 2018.

February 16, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Register in Your Municipal Clerk’s Office-  Voters may register in-person in their municipal clerk’s office during the clerk’s business hours until 5:00 p.m. on February 16, 2018.  Find your Municipal Clerk’s Contact Information here.

February 20, 2018 from 7:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.  Register to Vote at Your Polling Place- Voters can register to vote at their polling place on Primary Day, February 20, 2018.  Find your Polling Place here. 

Absentee Voting- Deadlines for the February 20, 2018 Spring Primary
All voters in Wisconsin can request an absentee ballot be mailed to them for any reason.  Voters must be registered before they can request an absentee ballot.   Voters may request their absentee ballot in writing.  To request an absentee ballot on MyVote.wi.gov click here.  You must provide a photo ID with your absentee ballot request, more information on photo ID can be found here.


February 15, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot- Regular and Permanent Overseas Voters-  If you are a regular or a Permanent Overseas Voters, your absentee ballot request must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on February 15, 2018. 

February 16, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot- Indefinitely Confined and Military- If a voter is indefinitely confined or is in the military  then your absentee ballot request must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on February 15, 2018. 

Possibly though February 18, 2018 -Deadline for In-Person Absentee-  Voters can possibly request and vote an absentee ballot in-person in their municipal clerk’s office through February 18, 2018.  Office hours vary by municipality. Some municipal offices may not offer additional in-person absentee hours Please contact your municipal clerk for absentee voting hours. 

February 20, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline for Hospitalized Voters-  Voters who are in a hospital may request a ballot be brought to them by an appointed agent if they are hospitalized in the 7 days preceding the primary.  Hospitalized electors may request an absentee ballot between February 13th, 2018 and February 20, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

February 20, 2018 @ 8:00 p.m.- Deadline to Return Absentee Ballot-  If you have already received an absentee ballot, you must return your absentee ballot by mail or delivery to your municipal clerk.  Your ballot must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 8:00 p.m. on Primary Day, February 20, 2018.



Deadlines for April 3, 2018 Election

Voter Registration- Deadlines for the April 3, 2018 Spring Election 
Voters can register in the following ways.  All voters must provide a Proof of Residence document when registering to vote by mail, in-person in the clerk’s office, or at the polls on Election Day.


March 14, 2018Deadline to Register by Mail - Your voter registration form, along with proof of residence must be postmarked to your municipal clerk no later than March 14, 2018. Find your Municipal Clerk’s Contact Information here. 

March 14, 2018Deadline to Register to vote online. - Voters who are able to match their name, date of birth, Wisconsin Driver License or State ID number, and address with the Wisconsin DMV can register to vote online through March 14, 2018.

March 30, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Register in Your Municipal Clerk’s Office-  Voters may register in-person in their municipal clerk’s office during the clerk’s business hours until 5:00 p.m. on March 30, 2018.  Find your Municipal Clerk’s Contact Information here.

April 3, 2018 from 7:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.  Register to Vote at Your Polling Place- Voters can register to vote at their polling place on Election Day, April 3, 2018.  Find your Polling Place here. 

Absentee Voting- Deadlines for the April 3, 2018 Spring Election
All voters in Wisconsin can request an absentee ballot be mailed to them for any reason.  Voters must be registered before they can request an absentee ballot.   Voters may request their absentee ballot in writing.  To request an absentee ballot on MyVote.wi.gov click here.  You must provide a photo ID with your absentee ballot request, more information on photo ID can be found here.


March 29, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot- Regular and Permanent Overseas Voters-  If you are a regular or a Permanent Overseas Voters, your absentee ballot request must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 29, 2018. 

March 30, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot- Indefinitely Confined and Military- If a voter is indefinitely confined or is in the military  then your absentee ballot request must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 30, 2018. 

Possibly though April 1, 2018 -Deadline for In-Person Absentee-  Voters can possibly request and vote an absentee ballot in-person in their municipal clerk’s office through April 1, 2018.  Office hours vary by municipality. Some municipal offices may not offer additional in-person absentee hours Please contact your municipal clerk for absentee voting hours. 

April 3, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline for Hospitalized Voters-  Voters who are in a hospital may request a ballot be brought to them by an appointed agent if they are hospitalized in the 7 days preceding the election.  Hospitalized electors may request an absentee ballot between March 27, 2018 and April 3, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

April 3, 2018 @ 8:00 p.m.- Deadline to Return Absentee Ballot-  If you have already received an absentee ballot, you must return your absentee ballot by mail or delivery to your municipal clerk.  Your ballot must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 8:00 p.m. on Election Day, April 3, 2018.