Mercer Votes

How to Vote by Mail

Request a Ballot

You can request an absentee ballot for yourself, or have a family member request an absentee ballot for you by filling out an application. For the 2020 presidential general, the deadline for Absentee by Mail Application is October 28, 2020.

Mail Us Your Ballot Application

Mail your completed application to:

Mercer County Clerk
1501 Main Street
Suite 121
Princeton, WV 24740

Complete and Send in Your Ballot

We’ll send you an absentee ballot in the mail with a return envelope.

  • October 28, 2020 – Deadline for Absentee by Mail Application. Absentee applications received after October 28, even if postmarked, cannot be accepted by law.
  • November 2, 2020 – Deadline to hand-deliver Absentee Ballot to County Clerk’s office.
  • November 4, 2020 – Absentee Ballots mailed, but without a postmark accepted.
  • November 9, 2020- (Canvass) – Absentee Ballot postmarked by Election Day accepted if received by start of Canvass.