Absentee Voting

Each registered voter will automatically receive their ballot in the mail at least 18 days prior to the election.

Primary Election: July 23, 2024
General Election: October 18, 2024

Voters who are away from their Hawaii residence during the election may submit an Absentee Application to have their ballot mailed to an alternate mailing address for the primary election, general election, or both.

Completed applications must be submitted to the voter’s County Elections Division at least seven (7) days prior to the election.

Primary Election: August 3, 2024
General Election: October 29, 2024

The affidavit on the Absentee Ballot Application includes a statement for voters with special needs to request an electronic ballot be emailed each election. 


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For more information about absentee voting, contact your County Elections Division.

If you require special assistance (i.e. large print, taped materials, etc.) contact the Office of Elections at 453-VOTE (8683).

Last Updated on June 5, 2024