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Ballot by Mail Information

To be eligible to vote early by mail in Texas, you must:
  • be 65 years or older; or
  • be disabled; or
  • expected to give birth within three weeks before or after Election Day; or
  • be out of the county on election day and during the period for early voting by personal appearance; or
  • be confined in jail, but otherwise eligible.

Applications for ballots by mail for the November 5, 2024 GENERAL ELECTION must be received by no later than the close of business on Friday, October 25, 2024

Informational Pamphlets via VoteTexas.gov
Folleto Informativo a través de VoteTexas.gov

Application for Ballot by Mail (English)
Solicitud de Boleta Postal (Español)

Military and Overseas Voters

An Application for Ballot by Mail (ABBM), including an Annual ABBM, may be submitted by mail via the U.S. postal service, by common or contract carrier (such as UPS, DHL, UPS, or a local courier service), in person by the voter themselves (before early voting in person begins), by fax, or by email. 


However, please note that if an ABBM is faxed or emailed to the EV Clerk, it must be followed up by the original within 4 business days.


Mail  your application for a ballot to:

County Clerk
101 S. Dixon St.
Gainesville, Tx  76240
(940) 668-5437

Fax  your application for a ballot to:

County Clerk

Email  your application for a ballot to:


Ballot by Mail Tracker


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