PA Voting Information 2020–Request a Mail-In Ballot

The PA legislature is considering moving the primary date. Please watch the news for updates. (The next primary election is currently scheduled for April 28, 2020.) The next general election is on November 3, 2020.

Mail-In Ballot Option for Pennsylvania Voters–Vote From Home

PA Voters can now request a Mail-In Ballot so that they may vote from home. You do not need a special reason to request a Mail-In Ballot. You MUST, though, apply for the Mail-In Ballot and then complete and return by the April 21 deadline.

In Pennsylvania, you now have two options for mail ballots. You may either choose a mail-in ballot or an absentee ballot to request, complete, and return to your county election office. To determine which ballot is right for you, please go to this SITE. Note that you do NOT have to have a special reason to request a Mail-In Ballot. Absentee and mail-in ballot applications for the April 28, 2020, primary election must be received by your county election office by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 21, 2020.

  • Polls are open on election day from 7 A.M. to 8 P.M.
  • Last day to register to vote in the primary is: April 13, 2020.
  • Last day to register to vote in the general election is: October 19, 2020.
  • The deadline to register to vote is now 15 days prior to an election, rather than 30 days.