Absentee Ballot Application Instructions

Municipal Election 2017

Once you have printed the

Absentee Ballot Application:
  • Complete all required information on the application
  • You must supply your PA Driver's License number or PennDOT issued Pennsylvania photo identification card (PennDOT photo ID) number in the blocks provided. If you do not have a driver's license number or PennDOT photo ID number you must supply the last 4 digits of your Social Security Number.
  • If you do not have either of these types of identification please check the box entitled, I DO NOT have a PA Driver's License, PennDOT ID# or SS#. You must enclose a photocopy of an acceptable ID. Please see www.VotesPA.com, call 1-877-VotesPA (1-877-863-3772) or contact your county board of elections regarding acceptable ID's.
  • Return the application to Westmoreland County Election Bureau, 2 N. Main Street, Suite 109, Greensburg, PA 15601. Additional information is available at County Information Link at www.VotesPA.com

Absentee voting deadlines are as follows:



Applications: The last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot is 5:00 PM on Tuesday October 31, 2017- please note that POSTMARKS DO NOT APPLY and original applications must be received (no facsimiles or emails).

Voted Ballots: All civilian voted ballots must be returned to the County Board of Elections Office by 5:00 PM on Friday November 3, 2017- please note that POSTMARKS DO NOT APPLY. If hand delivering, only the actual voter may return their ballot.