Texas

Texas voters abroad need to request a ballot each calendar year you’d like to vote in. Click here to start your ballot request now.

Check below for your delivery methods and deadlines, and to find your local election office contact information.

Delivery Methods

  • Registration: email, or postal mail~
  • Ballot Request: email, or postal mail~
  • Ballot Return: postal mail (or fax under special circumstances~~)

~Registration and Ballot Request: Fax is available but not recommended!TX voters may submit their registration or ballot request by fax, but must postal mail the original form so that it is received in TX at the latest 4 business days after the fax is sent.

~~Ballot Return: Ballot return by Fax is available ONLY to military overseas voters or eligible family members who are in a hostile fire pay, imminent danger pay, or combat zone.


Election Deadlines for Texas Voters Abroad

State Primary

Mar
1
  • All Voters
    Received by
    Feb 9, 2022

    (For voters who wish to receive a ballot for federal offices only, the deadline to register to vote is extended until the Ballot Request deadline.)

  • All Voters
    Received by
    Feb 18, 2022
  • All Voters
    Postmarked by
    Mar 1, 2022

    (And ballots must be Received by March 7, 2022.)


  • Uniformed Services & family in hostile fire zone
    Fax: Received by
    Mar 1, 2022, 7:00 PM

State Primary Runoff

May
24
  • All Voters
    Received by
    May 4, 2022

    (For voters who wish to receive a ballot for federal offices only, the deadline to register to vote is extended until the Ballot Request deadline.)

  • All Voters
    Received by
    May 13, 2022
  • All Voters
    Postmarked by
    May 24, 2022

    (And ballots must be Received by March 7, 2022.)


  • Uniformed Services & family in hostile fire zone
    Fax: Received by
    May 24, 2022, 7:00 PM

General Election

Nov
8
  • All Voters
    Received by
    Oct 19, 2022

    (For voters who wish to receive a ballot for federal offices only, the deadline to register to vote is extended until the Ballot Request deadline.)

  • All Voters
    Received by
    Oct 28, 2022
  • All Voters
    Postmarked by
    Nov 8, 2022

    (And ballots must be Received by March 7, 2022.)


  • Uniformed Services & family in hostile fire zone
    Fax: Received by
    Nov 8, 2022, 7:00 PM

Find Your Election Office

Additional Resources

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Where Is My Ballot?

Sample Ballot

State Page For Military And Overseas Voters