What is absentee voting?

Registered voters in Illinois who are unable to vote in-person at the polling place or voting center on Election Day. Download the Application for Absentee ballot (PDF).  Does not require a reason or ID.

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1. Can I receive help in voting my ballot?
2. How do I vote?
3. May I vote for a write-in candidate?
4. My next door neighbor's ballot is different than mine, why?
5. What if I can't make it to my vote center?
6. What if I make a mistake on my ballot?
7. What is early voting?
8. What is grace period voting?
9. What is absentee voting?
10. When is a person allowed to vote absentee?