2020 General Election
Boards of Elections in Ohio are not permitted to begin mailing out regular Absentee Ballots until October 6th
In Person Absentee Voting begins on Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Precinct Election Official (Poll Worker) Information
If you have received multiple Absentee Ballot Applications from different organizations, you only need to submit ONE application! Please check our website if you are unsure whether your application has been received! Be sure to complete your application fully including date of birth for faster processing.
Drop Box Information
Ohio Secretary of State Directive 2020-16 permits one secure drop box per county for the return of completed Absentee Ballot Request forms and Voted Absentee Ballots. Lorain County's drop box is located just off of the parking lot on the north side of the Board of Elections building located at 1985 North Ridge Road East - Lorain, OH 44055. The drop box is available 24/7 and is monitored by video surveillance.