VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR APRIL 5, 2022 ELECTION
Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may submit a request to vote an absentee ballot to their municipal deputy clerk. A qualified elector is any U.S. citizen who:
· will be 18 years of age or older on Election Day.
· has resided in the ward or municipality where they wish to vote for at least 28 consecutive days before the election.
The elector must also be registered to vote to receive an absentee ballot.
Proof of identification must be provided before an absentee ballot may be issued.
Making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail
Contact your municipal deputy clerk and request that an application for an absentee ballot be sent to you for the primary or election or both. You may make written application to your municipal deputy clerk for an absentee ballot in person, by mail, by email or at MyVote.wi.gov.
Your written request must include:
- your voting address within the municipality where you wish to vote.
- the address where the absentee ballot should be sent, if different from the address above.
- your signature.
- A copy of your photo identification.
The deadline for making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail is:
5 p.m. on the fifth day before the election, Thursday, March 31, 2022.
Note: Special absentee voting application provisions apply to electors who are indefinitely confined to home or a care facility, in the military, hospitalized, or serving as a sequestered juror. If this applies to you, contact the municipal deputy clerk regarding deadlines for requesting and submitting an absentee ballot.
Voting an absentee ballot in person
You may also request and vote an absentee ballot in the deputy clerk’s office or other specified location during the days and hours specified for casting an absentee ballot in person from the Deputy Clerk.
In-Person absentee voting is not allowed prior to March 22.
In Person Absentee Voting will be held: April 2, 2022 at the Waupun Town Hall from 9:00am – 2-00pm
New this year: You must personally hand your absentee ballot to the Chief Election Inspector Carla or Deputy Clerk Susan or Clerk Ann Thuene. No family member can deliver it for you. The Election Officials are not allowed to except them if delivered by a family member or anyone else besides YOU.
Contact: Carla Bloesl, Chief Election Inspector
Phone: (920) 346-5835 for appointment
Or Susan Alsum, Deputy Clerk
Phone: (920) 382-4900