ABSENTEE VOTING - Starts July 1, 2016


Absentee voting begins 40 days prior to each election.  To qualify for an absentee ballot, you must be a registered voter in Johnson County.

Registered voters may apply for an absentee ballot in one of the following ways:

By Telephone - You may call the County Clerk’s Office at (307)684-7272.

By Mail - You can print the application form from this website.  Complete the form and mail it to the Johnson County Clerk’s Office, 76 N Main St, Buffalo, WY  82834.

In Person – Complete the absentee ballot request form and bring it to the County Clerk’s Office or come into the County Clerk’s Office and complete a form there.  The County Clerk’s Office is located at the Courthouse, 76 N Main St, in Buffalo.  We are open 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday.  Once you turn in the completed ballot request form, you are then eligible to receive a ballot.  You may cast your ballot at the courthouse or take it with you.

You may – also register to vote at the Courthouse in the 14-days prior to the election during what is the closed registration period.  You must cast your ballot immediately after you register to vote.  You cannot take your ballot with you.

Military Absentee Request – (Available to Military and immediate family) – Registration through the Federal Postcard Application (FPCA) constitutes temporary registration for the purpose of voting in one (1) election cycle.  The FPCA forms are available at your military base or on line at the Federal Voting Assistance Program.

Overseas Voter Absentee Request – If Johnson County, Wyoming, is your U.S. Residence and you are not a regularly registered voter here, you may qualify to use the Federal Voting Assistance Program to request an absentee ballot.

Voted absentee ballots must be received in the County Clerk’s office in Buffalo by 7:00 P.M. on Election Day in order to be counted.

They will not be accepted at any polling place.

Please, remember you can Register and Vote at the Polls on Election Day.