A completed State Absentee Ballot Request Form may be mailed, faxed or scanned and then emailed to the county board of elections. The contact information for the county boards of elections may be found here: http://enr.ncsbe.gov/cbesearch/
The State Absentee Ballot Request Form may only be signed by the voter or a voter’s near relative or legal guardian. A near relative is considered to be a spouse, brother, sister, parent, grandparent, child, grandchild, mother-in-law, father-in-law, daughter-in-law, son-in-law, stepparent, or stepchild of the voter.
Once ballots become available, the county will mail the absentee balloting materials to persons who submit valid requests. The balloting materials must be mailed. The balloting materials may not be faxed, emailed or hand-delivered to the voter. Absentee ballots will be available according to the following schedule:
November 8, 2016 General Election
Absentee voting begins