How do I return my absentee request to the board of elections?

The form may be returned by the voter, the voter's near relative or verifiable legal guardian, a Multipartisan Assistance Team, or if the voter needs assistance due to a disability, any person may return the request form, according to the voter's instruction:

  • In-person to the county board of elections (75 Stamp Act Dr NE, Building H, Bolivia, NC, 28422)
  • By U.S. Postal Service (P.O. Box 2, Bolivia, NC, 28422)
  • DHL, FedEx, or UPS (75 Stamp Act Drive NE, Building H, Bolivia, NC, 28422)
  • The State Board of Elections has an online absentee ballot request portal that registered voters can use to request a ballot


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1. Do I need an excuse or special circumstance to vote by mail?
2. Can I sign up to receive a ballot for every election held?
3. Can someone request an absentee ballot for me?
4. What are acceptable ways to include my signature on my absentee ballot request form?
5. Do I need to include a copy of a photo ID with my absentee request form?
6. Are organizations allowed to send absentee request forms to voters?
7. How do I return my absentee request to the board of elections?
8. Can I pick up my ballot in person or does it have to be mailed to me?
9. What if a voter in a hospital, nursing home or other facility needs assistance voting by mail?
10. If I’ve received my ballot by mail, may I still vote in person?
11. May two people return their ballots in the same envelope?
12. May I return my friends’ and neighbors’ absentee ballots?
13. May I hand-deliver my voted absentee ballot?
14. If I drop off a sealed absentee ballot at an early voting site, do I have to wait in line?
15. How much does it cost to mail my ballot in?
16. Will I be notified if my absentee ballot is rejected? Will I have a chance to remedy any deficiencies?
17. What prevents someone from voting absentee and then voting again in-person?
18. What happens when my absentee ballot is received in the board of elections office?
19. If I have returned my voted absentee ballot, can I change my vote or go in person on election day instead?
20. What if my signature does not match my signature on file?