Absentee Voting in Person:
Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (we do not close for lunch).
Please note that our office will also be open the following Saturdays: February 1, February 28 and March 7, 2020 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Residents of Kansas City go to https://www.kceb.org.
- For absentee I.D. requirements contact email@example.com.
For more information, contact:
JCEB Offices – 215 N. Liberty, Independence, MO 64050 | (816) 325-4600
Absentee Voting by Mail:
Overseas Citizens and Military – Click HERE for special instructions.
In order to receive an absentee ballot by mail you MUST send in a written request. Exceptions:
- A parent may request a ballot be mailed to their child or vice versa but the request is required to be made in person at our office
- A person may request a ballot be mailed to their spouse but the request is required to be made in person at our office
- Requests for an absentee ballot by mail must be received in our office no later than 5:00 pm on the second Wednesday prior to the election in order to mail out a ballot.
Requests for the February 4, 2020 Special Election must be received on or before Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
Requests for the March 10, 2020 Presidential Preference Primary Election must be received on or before Wednesday, February 26, 2020.
If a request for absentee ballot is received after 5:00 pm on the second Wednesday prior to the election, regardless of when it was mailed, a ballot will NOT be forth coming.
- Click HERE to print the Application for Absentee Ballot. The following items must be on your written request in order to receive a ballot by mail.
- Printed Name as Registered
- Registered Address
- Mailing Address (If different)
- Reason for needing an Absentee Ballot
- Phone Number, Birth Date, and last 4 digits of Social Security #
- Signature (It must be signed)
- Once you receive and vote your ballot it will need to be notarized before you mail it back in order for it to be counted..