A near relative may request an Absentee Ballot for a voter. A near relative is defined as: spouse, brother, sister, parent, grandparent, child, grandchild, mother-in-law, father-in-law, daughter-in-law, son-in-law, stepparent, or stepchild. A legal guardian is also able to make the request. As requesting a ballot for yourself, please include:
- The Voter’s name
- The Voter’s Mecklenburg County address
- The address where the Ballot needs to be mailed (if it’s different)
- For Primaries only, if the Voter is registered UNAFFILLIATED, the type of Ballot: Democratic, Republican, Libertarian.
- The Voter's Birth Date (not required but extremely helpful)
- Your name
- Your address
- Your relationship to the voter
- Your phone number or email address
- Your signature
* You may NOT request a Ballot for a neighbor, friend, boyfriend, girlfriend or fiancé. A Power of Attorney (POA) is also not able to make the request.
Board of Elections
P.O. Box 31788
Charlotte, NC 28231
The letter must be scanned and not simply requested in an email
as we must have your signature.