Vote By Mail

California law allows anyone desiring to become a Permanent Vote By Mail voter to apply and receive a ballot by mail for all elections. If you would like to automatically receive a Vote By Mail ballot for future elections, complete the Permanent Vote By Mail application.

TO OBTAIN A VOTE BY MAIL BALLOT

A registered voter who has not requested to be a Permanent Vote By Mail voter should submit a completed Vote By Mail ballot application, send a personal letter to the county elections official or call (805) 654-2664 to request a ballot.  All applications must reach the Ventura County Elections Division no later than seven days before the election. The earlier the better.

APPLICATION FORMS

MAIL YOUR BALLOT APPLICATION TO:
Ventura County Elections Division
800 South Victoria Avenue
Ventura, CA 93009-1200

CONTACT:
(805) 654-2664

DROP OFF COMPLETED VOTE BY MAIL BALLOTS AT THESE LOCATIONS.

  • List of Ballot Drop Boxes – (Information Available Soon)

THE APPLICATION OR LETTER MUST CONTAIN:

  1. The voter’s name as registered
  2. The registered voter’s Ventura County residence address
  3. The address to which the Vote By Mail ballot should be sent, if different from the registered voter’s Ventura County residence address
  4. The name and date of the election for which the applicant wants the Vote By Mail ballot
  5. The voter’s signature

Once the application is processed by the Ventura County Elections Division, the proper ballot will be mailed to the voter.