Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.
Register to vote in Kentucky, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
Your application for voter registration must be received by Oct. 5th. At this time, you must have an excuse to vote by mail in the November general election.
Congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be on the ballot. Voters must change their party by December 31st in the year preceding to the primary to participate with another party.
Early Voting Dates: Oct. 16th-Nov. 2nd
You can vote in-person at your county clerk’s office from Oct. 16th to Nov. 2nd before the election, using an absentee ballot. Check with your county clerk for exact times.
To vote absentee by-mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot (click here). You must apply for your absentee ballot by Oct. 27th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by 6 pm on election day (Nov. 3rd). At this time an excuse is required to submit your ballot in the mail.
Kentucky has not said if it will waive the excuse requirement for the November general election. Check back for updates.
The absentee ballot by-mail application period opens on Jan. 1st. You must submit an application for each election.