Military / Overseas
Vote By Mail Ballot Request Form

This request is valid for only one (1) registered voter.

If you are a qualified Military / Overseas voter, ballots will be mailed only for the selected elections.

Ballots to overseas voters are mailed to overseas voters 45 days prior to a presidential preference primary, primary, and general election

Military / Overseas voters are defined as active duty members of the United States uniformed services, the Merchant Marine, spouses and dependents of those active duty members and United States citizens residing overseas who are registered to vote as provided by law.

If you are not a Military / Overseas voter, please use the Vote By Mail Ballot Request Form to make your request.

Please complete the form below to request Vote By Mail ballots. If you have any questions about this form, please e-mail us at

(* Denotes a required field)

Voter Information:
*  Voter's First Name:
Voter's Middle Name:
*  Voter's Last Name:
*  Voter's Birth Date (mm/dd/yyyy):
*  Sarasota County Residence Address (No PO Box):
Voter's Apt, Lot, or Unit Number:
*  Voter's City:
*  Voter's ZIP Code:
Check if this is a change of your Sarasota County residence address.
* One of the following two items must be provided.
Voter's E-mail Address:
Voter's Facsimile Number:
Voter's Daytime Phone:
Voter ID Number (if available):
*  Mailing Address

Check if this is your permanent mailing address.
Check if this is a change of your permanent mailing address
If making this request for someone other than yourself, F.S. 101.62 requires you to provide the following information about yourself:
Requester's Name:
Requester's Address:

Requester's Driver License Number (if available):
Requester's Relationship to Voter:
You may only request vote-by-mail (absentee) ballots for yourself and your immediate family, which is defined as your spouse, child, parent, grandparent, sibling, spouse's child, parent, grandparent, sibling, or legal guardian.
Absent Voter Status:
Military/Dependent Stateside
Military/Dependent Overseas
Civilian Overseas
Vote-by-Mail Ballots Requested:
A special request for a facsimile or electronic absentee ballot must be made for each specific election.
Check method you would like ballots transmitted to you: (select only one)
By mail
By e-mail - (overseas military and citizens residing overseas only)
By facsimile - (overseas military and citizens residing overseas only) Facsimile ballots are valid for 1 election, a request must be submitted for each election.
If your mailing address, facsimile, phone number or e-mail address changes, be sure and notify our office immediately.