Welcome to the State of Maine Online Absentee Ballot Request Service.

Maine citizens who are registered to vote may use this free service to request an absentee ballot for the
July 14, 2020 State Primary Election. Ballots must be received no later than 8:00 pm on Election Day.

For more information, please visit our Upcoming Elections page.

Select one of the following options:

Uniformed Service & Overseas Voters

Use this option if you are a Uniformed Service or Overseas Voter (also known as a UOCAVA voter). You must be a Maine registered voter and also meet one of the criteria listed below.

You may select the online option below or use the link at the bottom of this section.

  • Uniformed service member on active duty or spouse or dependent
  • US Citizen residing outside of the United States

Already submitted a request? Check the status of your absentee ballot here.

All Other Voters

Due to deadlines related to election law, this option is no longer available. Municipal clerks may not accept requests for absentee ballots after the Thursday before Election Day, except under special circumstances. Please contact your municipal clerk if you believe that your absentee ballot request is allowed due to special circumstances.


This option is not currently available

Emergency Aid Workers & Displaced Voters

Currently there is no authorized State of Emergency.

Use this option if you are a civilian Maine registered voter and you also meet one of the following criteria:

This option is not currently available

Policy Questions? You can contact the Secretary of State, Division of Elections at: (207) 624-7650 or email