Absentee Voting

In Person Absentee Voting (Early Vote) for the April 2022 Election

Begins:  Tuesday, March 22, 2022 and ends Friday, April 1, 2022
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday-Friday 

There is no voting the Monday before the election.

Request for Absentee Ballot

If you are not already registered to vote in Elm Grove, you will need to register before an Absentee Ballot can be mailed to you. Any request for an absentee ballot must be made in writing.  You may do this online at myvote.wi.gov, by email, mail or in person at the Clerk's office. Acceptable Photo ID is required for voting absentee by mail or in person.  The request must be received by the Clerk no later than 5:00 PM on the Thursday before the election in order for an Absentee Ballot to be mailed to you. 

Deadline for Returning Absentee Ballot

Your completed absentee ballot must be returned prior to the 8:00 p.m. closing of the polls on Election Day.  If you are returning your ballot in person, it should be handed in at the front counter in Village Hall, 13600 Juneau Blvd. 

The U.S Postal Service recommends absentee ballots be mailed at least one week before Election Day to arrive in time to beat the submission deadline.

Can I put my ballot in the drop box?

  • January 21st - Pursuant to Judge Bohren's order, ballots may no longer be placed in the Village drop box.
  • January 24th - District 4 Court of Appeals court reinstates absentee ballot drop boxes for Feb. 15 primary.  Expiring February 16th. 
  • February 16th  - Ballots may no longer be placed in the Village drop box. Any ballots dropped off at the Clerk's office must be by the person named on the ballot. 

Stay tuned for more information on ballot drop boxes. 

Absentee Ballot Information

If you request an absentee ballot by mail, they are mailed approximately 3 weeks prior to the election. Requests after that time are turned around within 1 business day of receiving the request.  The mailed ballot must be returned by Election Day for your vote to count. Make sure you have signed the envelope and that you have a witness sign and provide their address on the envelope, or your vote will not count!