The County Auditor serves as the election administrator for primary, general and special county, state, and federal elections. These are normally held every two years on even years.
Current Election Information
General Election: November 3, 2020
Absentee Ballot Applications are only valid from January 1st to December 31st each year. You MUST re-apply each year to be able to vote absentee in an election. If you have already applied for a 2021 absentee ballot, you do not need to apply again. If you are unsure, please contact the Auditor's Office at 701-577-4500.
Completing your application
When completing the application, be sure to indicate the election(s) you would like a ballot for. If you choose “All Statewide Elections” then you will receive ballots by mail for both the Primary Election in June as well as the General Election in November AND any special statewide elections. If you choose to mark a different box, you will only receive ballot(s) by mail for the specific election selected.
When completing your application, be sure that your current residential address is up-to-date with the ND DOT Driver's License office. You can do this online on the Driver's License Office website.
Submitting your application
Return your application to the Auditor's Office by mail, fax, email, or in-person.