Polk County Auditor

Absentee Voting

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Absentee Voting Video

Campaign Absentee Ballot Request Form:  Print and mail or return this form to our office.   This form should be used by political parties and candidates as it has the receipt on it.  

Individual Absentee Ballot Request Form:  Print and mail or return this form to our office.  This form should be used by the voter.

Track Your Absentee Ballot:  Use this link to the Iowa Secretary of State to track the process of your absentee ballot.

Military / Overseas Voting:  Use this link to the Federal Voting Assistance Program.  Applies to you if you are:

  • An active duty member of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine;
  • An eligible spouse or family member of an active duty member of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine; or
  • A U.S. citizen residing outside the U.S.

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Main Office

Administration Building
111 Court Avenue, Room 230
Des Moines, IA 50309
Mon - Fri: 8 - 5, except holidays

 

Phone: (515) 286-3080

Fax: (515) 286-3608

Email

Election Office

George Paletta Building
120 2nd Avenue, Suite A
Des Moines, IA 50309 
Mon - Fri: 8 - 5, except holidays

 

Phone: (515) 286-3247

Fax: (515) 286-2099

Email

Central Accounting

Administration Building
111 Court Avenue, Room 315
Des Moines, IA 50309 
Mon - Fri: 8 - 5, except holidays

 

Phone: (515) 286-3753

Fax: (515) 323-5253

Email