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Voting in Ohio

Voting in Ohio is easier than ever before. All voters may vote by absentee mail-in ballot or by voting in person during early-voting hours.

Voter Registration

The deadline for the 2022 General Election is October 11, 2022.

  • Check to see if your voter registration is current at voteohio.gov.
  • If your registration is under an old address, you can update your registration online at voteohio.gov.
  • You may register to vote or change your name or address online at olvr.ohiosos.gov.

County Boards of Elections

  • View a directory of county Board of Elections offices around Ohio.
  • Contact your local Board of Elections for information such as requesting an absentee ballot, the location for early in-person voting, to find your local Election Day polling place, or to volunteer to be a paid poll worker.

Absentee Voting

  • Any registered Ohio voter may vote by mail.
  • Download an absentee ballot request form.
  • Absentee voting for the November 8, 2022 General Election begins October 12, 2022, but you may request an absentee ballot at any time.
  • All absentee ballots must be postmarked by the day before Election Day (November 7, 2022) if mailed or may be hand-delivered to your county Board of Elections office by the close of the polls at 7:30PM on Election Day.

Early In-Person Voting

  • Any registered Ohio voter may vote early in person.
  • Early voting for the 2022 General Election begins October 12, 2022.
  • Early in-person voting hours.
  • Contact your county Board of Elections for early in-person voting location, driving directions, and parking information.

Election Day Voting