The County Clerk is responsible for conducting all elections within Christian County including all Federal, State, County, City, School, Township, Village, Park and Library Districts as well as some Fire Districts. Some of the functions we conduct prior to an election, during an election, and after an election are:

 

Voter Registration
Absentee Voting
Election Judge Training
Precinct Set-ups
Ballot Proofing

Voter Tabulation
Deputy Registrar Training
Pollwatcher Credentials
Election Canvassing

Am I Registered to Vote?   What is My Precinct?

 

PAPERLESS ONLINE REQUEST FOR ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR APRIL 6, 2021 CONSOLIDATED ELECTION

MAIL-IN ABSENTEE BALLOT REQUEST FORM

 

 

Next Election Events:

Feb
4
Thu
WRITE-IN CANDIDATES
Feb 4 all-day

WRITE-IN CANDIDATES
Last day a person may file a notarized Declaration of Intent to be a write-in candidate with the
proper election authority or authorities (appropriate county clerk(s) and/or boards of election
commissioners). Write-in votes shall only be counted for person(s) who have filed a Declaration of
Intent. Write-in declarations are NOT filed with the State Board of Elections. (10 ILCS 5/17-16.1)

Feb
25
Thu
EARLY VOTING – OFFICE OF THE ELECTION AUTHORITY
Feb 25 all-day

EARLY VOTING – OFFICE OF THE ELECTION AUTHORITY
First day for early voting at the office of the election authority and temporary locations designated
by the election authority. Temporary polling locations for early voting can be established at the
discretion of the election authority, and the dates and hours are also at the discretion of the election
authority. (10 ILCS 5/19A-15, 19A-20)

VOTE BY MAIL
Feb 25 all-day

VOTE BY MAIL
First day for the election authority to mail an official ballot to a registered voter within the confines of
the United States who has made application to vote by mail. (10 ILCS 5/19-4)

Mar
9
Tue
CLOSE OF REGISTRATION
Mar 9 all-day

CLOSE OF REGISTRATION
Last day for regular registration or transfer of registration within the offices of the election authority.
Grace period registration and voting will be available after this date. Online voter registration
through the State Board of Elections website will continue through March 21, 2021. Area and
precinct registration may apply to the City of Chicago and Cook County. Please check with these
jurisdictions for registration deadlines. (10 ILCS 5/4-6, 4-16, 5-5, 5-23, 6-29, 6-50, 6-53, 6-54)