Absentee Voting-Mail


Absentee voting begins 46 days before an election

There are two ways to request an absentee ballot in Wright County


Request an absentee ballot online




Download a paper copy and email to elections@co.wright.mn.us or mail completed paper application to:

Finance and Taxpayer Services – Elections

Suite 1400

3650 Braddock Avenue NE

Buffalo, MN 55313



You can always check the status of your absentee ballot by visiting this site



Avoid common mistakes

  • Don't leave the witness section blank or incomplete.
  • Read the instructions.
  • Use a blue or black ink pen to mark your ballot.
  • Use the same ID number (driver’s license or state ID or the last 4 digits of your Social Security number) on your signature envelope that you used on your application. It's a good idea to put down both numbers in both places.
  • Remember to sign the white signature envelope.


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