The Warrick County Election Office will be closed on the following dates:
New Year’s Day January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 18
President’s Day February 15
Good Friday March 25
Memorial Day May 30
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day September 5
Veterans’ Day November 11
Thanksgiving November 24 & 25
Christmas December 23 & 26
New Year’s Eve December 30
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Standards of Conduct for Election/Registration Officials
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Election Office News
To register to vote in Indiana and Warrick County the deadline is April 4th, 2016 if you wish to vote in the May 3rd, 2016 Primary Election. If you register to vote after April 4th. 2016 at a license branch or anywhere else you will not be eligible to vote in the May 3rd, 2016 General Election. On the registration application you are required to provide your Indiana driver’s license number as issued by the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles. If you do not have an Indiana driver’s license, then you must provide the last four digits of your social security number. The application cannot be processed with out either your driver’s license number or the last 4 digits of your social security number. This became a law as of January 1, 2003. This information is box 13 on the registration application.
You must provide government-issued photo ID before casting a ballot. The ID must fit the following criteria:
Your ID displays your photo.
1.Your name on the ID must conform to your name on you voter registration record.
2.Your ID must contain an expiration date, and either still be current or have expired sometime after Nov 4, 2014.
3.Your ID must be issued by the State of Indiana or the U.S. government.
In most cases, an Indiana driver’s license, Indiana photo ID card, Military ID, or US passport is sufficient.
If you are registered to vote and reside in a state-licensed facility where your polling place is located, you are exempt from this ID requirement.
If you do not already have a valid photo ID, you can obtain an Indiana photo card free of charge from your local Bureau of Motor Vehicles license branch. For more information, please contact the BMV at (317) 233-6000 or visit their website http://www.bmv.in.gov.
Absentee Voting begins in the Election Office April 5, 2016 and will end on May 2, 2016 at NOON. Also the Election Office will be open the two Saturdays before the May 3. 2016 Election from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. for absentee voting in the Election Office. If you have any questions or would like to request an absentee application by mail or travel board please call 812-897-6161.
We will post a complete list of precincts and voting places as soon as we receive notice.
To find forms and other information about elections the Indiana Election Website address is http://www.state.in.us/sos/elections.
Important dates for Voter Registration 2014
October 11, 2016 Last day to register to vote or change your address
October 12, 2016 Absentee Voting begins in Election Office
October 18. 2016 Precinct Election Workers names, addresses, and phone numbers are due in the Election Office. (I.C. 3-6-6-10) We need the names as soon as possible. We need to notify the poll workers of the training classes. You do not have to wait until this date turn your names in to the Election Office.
October 19, 2016 First day for the Election Office to start filling Election Boards when the Precinct Committeeman fails to do so. On this day the Election Office will start making calls to find people to work at the Polls on Election Day. Any help you can give us at this point will be appreciated. If you think of someone who might work on Election Day, please call the Election Office at 897-6161.
October 21, 2016 Candidates: CFA-4 forms are due in the Election Office by Noon
October 20, 2016 First day for travel board to visit 1) confined voters, 2) voters caring for a confined person at a private residence, or 3) a voter with disabilities whose precinct is not accessible to voters with disabilities to assist with voting.
October 29, 2016 Office open from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. for voting.
October 31, 2016 Last day to mail ballots.