Monroe County Elections

Bloomington, Indiana
812-349-2612

Nicole Browne, Monroe County Clerk
Karen Wheeler, Election Supervisor
ABSENTEE BY MAIL 

  • In order to vote absentee-by-mail, one of the following must apply:
    1. You have a specific, reasonable expectation that you will be absent from the county on Election Day during the entire 12 hours that the polls are open (6 am until 6 pm).
    2. You have a disability.
    3. You are at least 65 years of age.
    4. You will have official election duties outside of your voting precinct.
    5. You are scheduled to work at your regular place of employment during the entire 12 hours that the polls are open.
    6. You will be confined due to illness or injury or you will be caring for an individual confined due to illness or injury during the entire 12 hours that the polls are open.
    7. You are prevented from voting because of a religious discipline or religious holiday during the entire 12 hours that the polls are open.
    8. You are a participant in the state's address confidentiality program.
    9. You are a member of the military or a public safety officer.
    10. You lack transportation to the polls on Election Day.
    11. I am a serious sex offender (as defined in IC 35-42-4-14(a))
TRAVEL BOARD VOTING 
  • In order to vote absentee-by-traveling board, one of the following must apply:
    1. Illness or Injury; 
    2. caring for a confined person at a private residence on election day; 
    3. I am a voter with disabilities and believe that my polling place is not accessible to me. 
  • The ballot will be delivered to you by a bi-partisan absentee voter board who will be able to assist you with your ballot.
  • Voters voting by traveling board are NOT required to show photo ID.
Contact Election Central with any questions at 
election@co.monroe.in.us
812-349-2612