May 19, 2020 - Primary Election Absentee Ballot Request

Due to the current concerns related to the novel coronavirus, the Idaho Secretary of State’s office is encouraging voters in Idaho to vote absentee for the May 19, 2020 Primary Election.

1. REQUEST: To receive a ballot for the May 19, 2020 Election, please complete the form below and return it to your county clerk no later than Friday, May 8, 2020.

2. WAIT: You will receive a ballot by mail no earlier than 45 days prior to the election.

3. VOTE & RETURN: Return your voted ballot to your local Clerk/Elections office before 8 p.m. on Election Day, May 19, 2020.


You must be registered to request an absentee ballot. You may register to vote at or through your county clerk. Your party affiliation will affect your ballot choice for this primary election. You may view your party affiliation at

Download this file (2020 May Primary Absentee Application.pdf)Absentee Ballot Request Form[ ]340 kB