TUSCARAWAS COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS

* * Absentee Information * *

Important Dates

Jan. 1, 2017 - Applications for absentee ballots for 2017 elections may be accepted. Absentee Request Form

April 3, 2017 - Deadline for voter registration for the Primary Election
Voter Registration Form


May 2, 2017 - Primary/Special Election Day
Polls Open at 6:30 a.m.
Polls Close at 7:30 p.m.



Who Can Vote Absentee?

  • Any qualified elector may vote by absentee ballot. You no longer have to state a reason to receive an absentee ballot.

How Do I Apply For An Absentee Ballot?

  • Come to the Tuscarawas County Board of Elections and request an absentee ballot or click on one of the application forms below that is right for you and mail it to:

Tuscarawas County Board of Elections
P.O. Box 69
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

Can I Vote In The Office? When?

  • You may come into our office to vote in-person starting the day after the close of voter registration (29 Days Before The Election). The days and hours have been set by the Ohio Secretary of State's Office in Directive 2014-17 (Issued Persuant to Court Order). Days and Hours will vary from Election to Election.

    In-office absentee voting for the May 2, 2017 Primary Election will commence on Tuesday April 4, and end at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, May 1. Hours during this time period are as follows:

    • April 4 - 7 = 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • April 10 - 14 = 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • April 17 - 21 = 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • April 24 - 28 = 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    • April 29 = 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    • April 30 = 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • May 1 = 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

    Use Broadway Entrance (Follow The Red "Vote Here" Signs)
    Click Here For a Photo of the In-Person Voting Location

Check Status of Absentee Ballot Request

Questions - Call the office at 330-343-8819



Application Forms


Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voter Information (UOCAVA)

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