Explore The NRA Universe Of Websites

Delaware Voter Registration Information

Friday, December 9, 2011

Presidential Primary Election
April 24, 2012

Presidential Primary Registration Deadline
March 31, 2012

Primary Election
September 11, 2012

Primary Election Voter Registration Deadline
August 18, 2012

General Election
November 6, 2012

General Election Voter Registration Deadline
October 13, 2012

Voter Registration and Eligibility

Must register to vote by the fourth Saturday prior to the date of the election

QUALIFICATIONS

To register to vote in the state of Delaware, an individual must meet the following qualifications:

  • Be 18 years of age or older on or before the day of the next general election
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Be a resident of Delaware (proof required)
  • Be mentally competent

OBTAINING A VOTER REGISTRATION FORM

Can register to vote in person or obtain a mail-in application:

  • At any local Department of Elections Office
  • Division of Motor Vehicles
  • Department of Health & Social Services
  • Department of Labor

 Contact any elections Office by phone to request a voter registration application. Contact Information

To register online Click here

DELAWARE ABSENTEE BALLOTS

Who Can Absentee Vote in Delaware?

A registered voter can request an absentee ballot if he/she is prevented from voting at the polling place for any of the following reasons:

  • The nature of his/her business or occupation (including students)
  • Service or a spouse's service to the United States or to the State of Delaware
  • The tenets or teaching of your religion
  • Vacation
  • Illness
  • Disability
  • Incarceration (not for a felony)

How Can I Acquire an Absentee Ballot?

Absentee Ballots are usually available approximately 35 days prior to a Primary Election and 45 days prior to a General Election.

Persons may vote by absentee ballot once ballots are available between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. on normal business days at the voter's local elections office. Absentee ballots may also be requested by mail or in person at the voter's local elections office.  Persons can vote in office by absentee ballot up until 12 noon the day before an election. For contact information or to request an absentee ballot by completing an "Affidavit for Absentee Ballot" online click here.

Military personnel, their dependents and overseas citizens may request an absentee ballot online by completing a Federal Post Card Application.

Additional Information for Overseas Voters

How do I Return the Absentee Ballot and What is the Deadline?

Vote and return your ballot as soon as you receive it. Ballots may be returned by mail or taken to the Department of Elections for that County, and must be received by 8pm on the day of the election. 

 Source of information:
Office of the Commissioner of Elections
111 South West Street, Suite 10
Dover, Delaware 19904
Phone: 302-739-4277
FaX: 302-739-6794
E-Mail: COE_VOTE@State.de.us

Voter Hotlines:
New Castle County: 302-577-3000
Kent and Sussex Counties: 800-464-4357
Outside Delaware: 800-273-9500

http://www.state.de.us/election/

PROTECT YOUR SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHTS
BY EXERCISING YOUR RIGHT TO VOTE!
 

IN THIS ARTICLE
Delaware Delaware
TRENDING NOW
Now With More Banning! Dianne Feinstein Introduces “Updated” Federal “Assault Weapons” Ban (S. 66)

News  

Friday, January 11, 2019

Now With More Banning! Dianne Feinstein Introduces “Updated” Federal “Assault Weapons” Ban (S. 66)

On Wednesday, longtime gun control extremist Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) introduced the latest version of her perennial bid to rid America of its most popular types of rifles, as well as the standard capacity magazines that ...

Canada’s Gun Control Advocates Boast Handgun Ban is “Within Reach”

News  

Friday, January 11, 2019

Canada’s Gun Control Advocates Boast Handgun Ban is “Within Reach”

On August 28, 2018, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau instructed Bill Blair, his minister of Border Security and Organized Crime Reduction, to examine the feasibility of “a full ban on handguns and assault weapons in ...

Wisconsin: Governor Evers Starts Session with Gun Control Push

Monday, January 14, 2019

Wisconsin: Governor Evers Starts Session with Gun Control Push

With the 2019 Wisconsin Legislative Session convened, Governor Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul are already working with legislators to pass sweeping gun control.

Monster Mistake, Take Two?

News  

Hunting  

Friday, January 11, 2019

Monster Mistake, Take Two?

Capitulating to radical, anti-gun extremism has become acceptable to some within the business community in recent years, especially for companies that seem to care little about our rights protected by the U.S. Constitution.  We’ve seen banks ...

Background Checks: No Impact on Criminals

News  

Friday, January 11, 2019

Background Checks: No Impact on Criminals

We have seen a generation of gun-grabbers rise and fall. The new generation of gun-grabbers are pushing for the same tired and baseless policies that won’t so much as inconvenience criminals. We understand the emotional ...

Tell Your Members of Congress to Oppose “Universal” Background Check Bills

Take Action  

News  

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Tell Your Members of Congress to Oppose “Universal” Background Check Bills

This week two bills were introduced in Congress to impose so-called “universal” background checks. The bills, H.R. 8 and S. 42, are being misleadingly described as simply requiring background checks on all sales of firearms, but this is ...

Oregon: Anti-Gun Bills Pre-Filed, Legislature to Convene Monday

Friday, January 11, 2019

Oregon: Anti-Gun Bills Pre-Filed, Legislature to Convene Monday

The 2019 Oregon Legislative Session will convene on Monday, January 14th, and anti-gun legislators have already pre-filed numerous bills to infringe upon your rights and more bills are expected in the coming weeks.

Illinois: Firearm Registration & Dealer Licensing Bill May Reach New Governor’s Desk

Friday, January 11, 2019

Illinois: Firearm Registration & Dealer Licensing Bill May Reach New Governor’s Desk

On January 10th, Illinois state Senate President John Cullerton removed a hold on a bill potentially to make the unprecedented move of attempting to send a bill passed by the previous legislature to a newly ...

Virginia: Gov. Northam’s Anti-Gun Bills to be Heard in Committees

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Virginia: Gov. Northam’s Anti-Gun Bills to be Heard in Committees

This week, committees in both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly will be hearing an array of bills that are part of Governor Ralph Northam’s agenda to impose sweeping gun control in the Commonwealth.  The ...

Washington: 2019 Session Convened, Committee Hearings Scheduled

Monday, January 14, 2019

Washington: 2019 Session Convened, Committee Hearings Scheduled

The 2019 Washington Legislative Session convened today, January 14th, and anti-gun legislators have already pre-filed and scheduled hearings for bills that will infringe upon your Second Amendment rights.

MORE TRENDING +
LESS TRENDING -

More Like This From Around The NRA

NRA ILA

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.