Anyone who wishes to vote may do so by absentee ballot beginning 46 days before Election Day.
Absentee voting for the State General Election opens Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 and closes on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
Minnesota voters can now request an absentee ballot online here Absentee Ballot Request through the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State. The service allows voters to apply for an absentee ballot quickly and easily without the need to print, scan forms and return by mail, fax or email.
Direct Ballot Absentee - voter inserts ballot into counter
Date in 2018
Day of the Week
Oct. 30-Nov. 2
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
2. Submit your ballot by mail.
Call 952-826-0363 to have an application mailed to you, or download the absentee ballot application, or apply online. Contact the Edina Elections at 952-826-0363 to learn about how to apply to receive an absentee ballot application on an ongoing basis. Visit the Secretary of State's website for information about absentee ballots, including links to an absentee ballot application.