Anxious to vote in the 2020 Election? Don’t want to wait until November 3 to cast your vote? No problem – vote early!
WHAT IS EARLY VOTING?
Early voting allows for voters to cast their ballot prior to Election Day without having to provide a reason for wanting to vote early.
This ballot is cast by personal appearance at the office of the election authority or at an Early Voting Location
WHO CAN VOTE EARLY?
Any qualified voter may vote prior to Election Day at any site established for early voting by the election authority.
A “qualified voter” in Illinois must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of an Illinois precinct for at least 30 days prior to election day, and at least 18 years old by election day.
WHEN IS EARLY VOTING HELD?
In 2020, Early Voting in many Illinois counties will begin on September 24, 2020.
WHAT IF I APPLIED TO VOTE BY MAIL?
A qualified voter to whom a vote by mail ballot was issued may vote early if they submit that vote by mail ballot for cancellation to the judges or election official conducting early voting.
WHERE CAN I EARLY VOTE?
Find your early voting location by visiting the Illinois Voter Registration Website at https://ova.elections.il.gov.