Vote By Mail Requirements

You can vote by mail if you are:

  • at least 65 years of age; or,
  • you are sick or disabled; or,
  • confined in jail, but eligible to vote, or,
  • you will be out of Harris County for any reason during the Early Vote period and Election Day.

You must fill out an Application for Ballot by Mail and send the Application to the Harris County Clerk.

REQUIREMENTS 

You may vote early by-mail if you are registered to vote and meet one of the following criteria:

  • Away from the county of residence on Election Day and during the early voting period;
  • Sick or disabled;
  • 65 years of age or older on Election Day;
  • or Confined in jail, but eligible to vote.


CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FOR BALLOT BY MAIL 


SUBMITTING A REQUEST FOR A BALLOT BY MAIL 
Send your application by:

  • regular mail to:
    Stan Stanart,
    Harris County Clerk,
    Attn: Elections Division
    P.O. Box 1148,
    Houston, TX 77251-1148
  • FAX to (713)-755-4983 or (713)-437-8683
  • Common or contract carrier:
    Stan Stanart,
    Harris County Clerk,
    1001, Preston, 4th Flr, Rm. 440
    Houston, TX 77002
  • Deadline for Annual Application for Ballot By Mail (ABBM) – Beginning January 1, 2014, applicants who are 65 years of age or older or are disabled may qualify to apply for the annual ABBM. Applications must be received not earlier than the first day of a calendar year and not later than the 9th day before election day.

    Stan Stanart,
    Harris County Clerk,
    1001, Preston, 4th Flr, Rm. 440
    Houston, TX 77002
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commented 2014-09-21 13:39:44 -0500 · Flag
I have an Apple Macbook Pro, however, I am unable to download the application to vote by mail…?
Please offer a suggestion so I can download the application or send 2 applications for me and my husband to the following address:
Boyd Faires
3942 Roseland St.
Houston, TX 77006
Thank you,
Josephine Faires
(H) 713-527-9903