Elections & Voting
Voter Registration- Deadlines for the August 9, 2022 Partisan Primary
Voters can register in the following ways. All voters must provide a Proof of Residence document when registering to vote by mail, in-person in the clerk’s office, or at the polls on Election Day.
July 20, 2022 - Deadline to Register to vote online. - Voters who are able to match their name, date of birth, Wisconsin Driver License or State ID number, and address with the Wisconsin DMV can register to vote online through July 20, 2022.
August 5, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m. - Deadline to Register in Your Municipal Clerk’s Office- Voters may register in-person in their municipal clerk’s office during the clerk’s business hours until 5:00 p.m. on August 5, 2022.
Absentee Voting- Deadlines for the August 9, 2022 Partisan Primary
All voters in Wisconsin can request an absentee ballot be mailed to them for any reason. Voters must be registered before they can request an absentee ballot. Voters may request their absentee ballot in writing. To request an absentee ballot on MyVote.wi.gov click here. You must provide a photo ID with your absentee ballot request, more information on photo ID can be found here.
June 23, 2022- Deadline for municipal clerks to send absentee ballots to voters with an active request already on file- Municipal clerks can begin mailing absentee ballots once official ballots are received and have until June 23, 2022 to send ballots to all voters with a request on file by that day. Requests received after June 23, 2022 must be fulfilled within 24-48 business hours.
August 4, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot- Regular and Permanent Overseas Voters- If you are a regular or a Permanent Overseas Voters, your absentee ballot request must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 4, 2022.
August 5, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot- Indefinitely Confined and Military- If a voter is indefinitely confined, or military and not away from home, your absentee ballot request must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 5, 2022.
July 26, 2022, possibly through August 7, 2022 -Deadline for In-Person Absentee- Voters can possibly request and vote an absentee ballot in-person in their municipal clerk’s office through August 7, 2022. Office hours vary by municipality. Some municipal offices may not offer additional in-person absentee hours. Check MyVote or contact your municipal clerk for absentee voting hours.
August 9, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline for Hospitalized Voters- Voters who are in a hospital may request a ballot be brought to them by an appointed agent if they are hospitalized in the 7 days preceding the election. Hospitalized electors may request an absentee ballot between August 2, 2022 and August 9, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
August 9, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.- Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot- Military If a voter is in the military and away from home, then your absentee ballot request must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 9, 2022.
August 9, 2022 @ 8:00 p.m.- Deadline to Return Absentee Ballot- If you have already received an absentee ballot, you must return your absentee ballot by mail or delivery to your municipal clerk. Your ballot must be received by your municipal clerk no later than 8:00 p.m. on Election Day, August 9, 2022.
New Voter ID Law
- All voters are now required to bring a photo ID with them to the voting place. Examples include: Acceptable Photo IDs
Absentee & Early Voting
- Absentee Ballot Request: EL-121 Application for Absentee Ballot (rev. 2020-06)
- Please Visit https://myvote.wi.gov/
Voter Registration Application
- Voter Registration Form: El-131 Wisconsin Voter Registration Application 2022
- Please Visit https://myvote.wi.gov/
To check the status of your absentee ballot or to check your voter history
- Please visit: https://myvote.wi.gov/