What you should be doing Today
Register to vote or confirm your voter registration.
Request an absentee ballot if you cannot vote in person this Fall. (You can request an absentee ballot for November starting June 17!)
- Reach out to a least one other person and make sure they're registered or have already requested an absentee ballot.
Quick Links to Help You Vote
Register to Vote (Any State)
2020 General Election
Important Dates and Information:
- June 17, 2020: First day to request an absentee ballot
- June 17, 2020 First day to register to vote for November election
- September 19, 2020: First day for absentee ballots to be sent to voters
- October 5, 2020: Last day to register to vote
- October 6, 2020: First day of early voting (in person)
- October 22, 2020:Last day to submit an application for absentee ballot
- November 3, 2020: Election Day
- November 3, 2020 (noon): Deadline to return an absentee ballot
Duties and Responsibilities of Elected Officials
Find out what your elected officials are responsible for on your behalf. Inquire how they are accomplishing these responsibilities with good public policy for all in an ethical and fiscally sound manner.
Voting in Tippecanoe County
REMEMBER YOUR VOTER ID!
To vote in Tippecanoe County, you must be 18 years old by the General Election, a US Citizen, registered at your current address and have a valid photo ID. More information on Indiana's Photo ID Law is on the Secretary of State's website.
Those unable to vote in person on Election Day have the option to vote before Election Day at one of the early voting sites. The Journal & Courier and other media provide the location of the Vote Centers that are open before and on Election Day. Citizens can also request an absentee ballot by mail.
The Tippecanoe County Board of Election and Registration administers all county and municipal election activity. The Tippecanoe County Board of Election and Registration is located on the third floor of the Tippecanoe County Office Building, 20 North 3rd Street, Lafayette. The office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 4:30 pm.