Programs

Permanently Disabled Absentee Voting Program
If you are a registered voter who has a permanent disability or physical incapacity of such a nature as to make it improbable that you will be able to be present at the polls at any future election, you may enroll in the Permanently Disabled Absentee Voting Program.

Application

An Application for Identification Card by an Elector Who is Permanently Disabled / Affidavit of Attending Physician form must be completed (also signed by the voter’s doctor) and submitted to the Election Commission in order to be enrolled in the program. Mail completed form to:
DuPage County Election Commission
Attn: Permanently Disabled Voting Department
PO BOX 1087
Wheaton, IL 60189-1087

After Enrollment
Once enrolled in the program, the Election Commission automatically sends an Application for Absentee Ballot by an Elector who is Permanently Incapacitated form and ballot to the voter for every election in the five-year period following enrollment in the program.

Temporarily Absent Student Program
If you are currently registered to vote in DuPage County, Illinois, and wish to retain your voting rights in DuPage County while away at college, you may do so, and vote absentee by enrolling in the Temporarily Absent Student Program.

Application
A Temporarily Absent Student Notice form must be completed and submitted to the Election Commission in order to be enrolled in the program. Mail completed form to:
DuPage County Election Commission
Attn: Absentee Voting Department
PO BOX 1087
Wheaton, IL 60189-1087

After Enrollment
Once enrolled in the Temporarily Absent Student Program, the Election Commission automatically sends an Application for Absentee Ballot form and ballot to the student for every election in the two-year period following enrollment in the program.

Note: You may not claim the right to vote in more than one jurisdiction. If you register to vote at school, your DuPage County registration should be canceled.

Additional Information
  • Contact the Village Clerk's office or the DuPage County Election Commission for information and / or forms.
  • Inquiries regarding this program should be referred to the Absentee Voting Department Manager.