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Vote by mail - It has never been easier  
There is no longer any excuse not to vote. Voting by mail is fast, easy, and available to any registered voter. You don't need a medical excuse, nor do you need to be out of town on Election Day to utilize this service.
 
Permanent Vote by Mail Voting
California law now allows any voter to become a permanent vote by mail voter. As a permanent vote by mail voter you will automatically be sent a ballot for every election you are eligible, as long as you continue to vote in every general election.
To apply as a permanent vote by mail voter :
Simply click here to print the permanent Vote By Mail application.
Complete, sign, and send in your application to the Elections Office.
If you are currently a permanent vote by mail voter and wish to remove your permanent status and vote at your polling place on Election Day or apply for an vote by mail ballot for each election:
Simply click here to print the permanent Vote By Mail Cancellation Form.
Complete, sign and send to the Elections Office.
 
Overseas & Military Voters
As a military and overseas voter your vote by mail application also serves as a voter registration form and a permanent vote by mail request.
If you meet at least one of the following criteria, you qualify for military or overseas status:
1. A member of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine on active duty, OR an eligible spouse or dependent.
2. An activated National Guard member on state orders.
3. A U.S. Citizen residing outside the United States, and intend to return.
4. A U.S. Citizen residing outside the United States, and your return is not certain
5. A U.S. Citizen and have never resided in the United States
Special provisions are allowed for military and overseas voters to expedite the handling of their ballots such as:
Ballots are available as soon as 60 days prior to the election;
By supplying a fax number or email address on your application, we are able to electronically send your ballot to you (ballot must be returned by mail and received in our office by 8:00 PM on Election Day).
To apply as a military and overseas voter :
Simply click here to print the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA).
Complete, sign, and send in your application to the Elections Office.
 
For further assistance or questions about Voter Registration, please call 568-2200 or Email Us.
For more information on PDF files, visit the Adobe Acrobat website.
 
 
 
 
   
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