Elections

Absentee Voting

Eligibility Requirements

If you are unable to vote at the polls on election day, you may apply for an absentee ballot if you meet any of the following conditions:

How to apply

Applications for absentee ballots will be accepted July 1st through August 21st, 2014. Applications may be obtained by calling (334) 501-7260, visiting Auburn City Hall at 144 Tichenor Avenue in Auburn, or downloaded as a PDF. Completed applications must be made in writing and either delivered in person or mailed to Auburn City Hall at 144 Tichenor Avenue, Suite 1, Auburn, Alabama 36830. The application form must be signed by the applicant. Application information includes the applicant’s name, residence address, and other information necessary to verify the applicant as a registered voter, and the address to which the ballot should be mailed.

Absentee Ballot Application

How to vote absentee

An absentee ballot will be mailed to applicants after a proper application is submitted and verified. The completed ballots may be filed with the City Manager up to the day before Election Day, August 25. For more information, please visit www.auburnalabama.org/elections.

Business Emergency or Medical Emergency applications can be made after the absentee deadline but no later than 5 PM on the day before the election, if the voter:

The business emergency application contains an affidavit acknowledging that the voter was not aware of the out-of-county business trip prior to the normal absentee ballot deadline.

The medical emergency application requires that the attending physician describe and certify the circumstances as constituting an emergency.