Important Voting deadlines and INFO

“We need to participate for the common good. Sometimes we hear: a good Catholic is not interested in politics. This is not true: good Catholics immerse themselves in politics by offering the best of themselves so that the leader can govern.” – Pope Francis, 9/16/13

Catholic social teaching encourages us to promote the common good, and an effective way to do that is to vote. To that end, here are tips for making your vote count!


Oct. 5, 2020:  Must be registered to vote. No exceptions.

Now: Check your registration status or register at

(If you have moved since you last voted, this is very important)

Now: Apply for absentee ballot at

         (You must have a valid reason.  (See the drop down menu.) It is not automatic ,

         even if you are over 65. Fear of being infected by COVID-19 is not listed as a reason.) 

October 22: Your  request must be received by the Marion County Election Board at the address below or be submitted electronically.

Oct. 6 – Nov. 1t: Early Voting at various sites

City/County Building

200 E. Washington St. W-144

  • 6 – 23            8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
  • 24 – 25      10:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m
  • 26 – 30           8:00 a.m – 7:00 p.m
  • 31 – Nov. 1 10:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m


More early voting sites will be available in Marion County from Oct. 24 – Nov. 1.  Watch your newspaper or call the election board for more information closer to Oct. 24.


Marion County Election Board 8 – 4:30 M-F

317-327-VOTE     317-327-5100

200 E. Washington St. W-144

Indianapolis, IN 46204

Don’t live in Marion County?, or, search (Your County) vote by mail or (Your County) early voting.