The first day to request a Vote by Mail ballot for the General Primary Election is Wednesday August 8, 2018. The first day Vote by Mail ballots will be mailed is Thursday, September 27, 2018.
Print a Vote by Mail Application (PDF)
The last day we can mail you a ballot is 5 days prior to the election. The ballot needs to be postmarked by Election Day and must be in our office within 2 weeks after the election.
Please note that if you will be out of the country for the election, you may complete and return an FPCA form (PDF).
Note: Election mail cannot be forwarded.
Illinois State Statute allows voters who are incapacitated to complete an Application for Absentee Voter's 5-Year Identification Card form (PDF)* along with an Affidavit of Attending Physician (PDF)* in order to automatically be sent a Vote by Mail ballot application for every election within 5 years.
* Fill out the first page and have your doctor fill out the second page.
Mail forms to:Peoria County Election Commission542 SW AdamsPeoria, IL 61602