Apply Now to Vote By Mail- Texas

Voters over 65, or disabled voters, can vote by mail in Texas. Even better, we only have to ask once for an application that applies to every election in a given year. So, apply now and vote by mail all year!

Download and print your free application from the Texas Secretary of State, or request that the application be mailed to you.

Fill out the form. There are boxes for “annual application,” and a choice of political party for primary elections. Mail or deliver it to your county elections office:
Elections Administrator
Deana Patterson
115 W. Houston
Sherman 75090
(903) 893-8683 Phone
The addresses for other counties are on the Secretary of State page:  http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/voter/votregduties.shtml

For every election in 2018, you’ll receive your ballot far in advance of the election. You’ll have plenty of time  to look over all the candidates and propositions. Then make sure you mail it in time to get to Deana before the election day!

If you are voting early because of an expected absence, you may apply in person at the elections office for a ballot by mail before the early “voting in person” period begins (usually the 17th day before the election). If you are voting by mail because you are disabled or are 65 years of age or older, you may use a single application to request ballots by mail for all county elections in the calendar year. To do so, simply mark “Annual Application” on your application for a ballot by mail when selecting the election for which you are applying.

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