What if I'm a member of the armed services?
Military voters can request an absentee ballot by using:
1. The State of Connecticut’s Absentee Ballot Application
- English Language Application for Absentee Ballot Form
- Spanish Language Application for Absentee Ballot Form
The Federal Write-in Absentee Ballot (FWAB) is a back-up ballot that can be used by Uniformed Services members on active duty, members of the merchant marine, and their spouses or dependents which applies to general elections for Federal offices. If you have applied for a regular ballot form your local election officials and do not receive your regular ballot in time, you may use the FWAB. Your FWAB must be received by your local voting officials in Connecticut no later than the close of polls on Election Day.You should return your completed absentee ballot application to the municipal clerk in the town in which you are a registered voter in Connecticut. You can return your completed application by fax or e-mail as long as you return the original completed and signed application with your voted ballot by the close of the polls on Election or Primary day. Contact information for your municipal clerk can be located here.
If you have returned your completed absentee ballot to your municipal clerk you can check the status of the ballot here.