Absentee Voting

Obtaining a Ballot By Mail


You must be a registered voter at your current address in the Village of Germantown to request an absentee ballot by mail. All requests for an Absentee Ballot must be in writing by the elector. Use the Application for Absentee Ballot or write an email or letter requesting an absentee ballot be mailed to you. The application must be received by the Clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on the Thursday before the election in order for an absentee ballot to be mailed to you .
Any written requests must include the following information:
  • Name of the registered voter requesting the absentee ballot
  • The address to which you are registered to vote in the Village of Germantown
  • The address where the ballot should be sent, if different than your residence
  • The signature of the registered voter requesting the absentee ballot. Signature is not required for email requests.
  • If you have not previously provided a copy of photo ID, photo ID must accompany the request. For the full list of acceptable photo ID visit http://bringit.wi.gov.
Request an Absentee Ballot by e-mail, mail or drop off your request at the Office of the Village Clerk:

Village of Germantown
N112 W17001 Mequon Road
P.O. Box 337
Germantown, WI 53022-0337

Or On Line:
Visit  MyVote.WI.gov and follow the instructions

Deadline for Returning an Absentee Ballot

The completed ballot must be received by the Clerk's Office no later than 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. A ballot may be delivered directly to Central Count / Village Hall prior to 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


Notice of Voting by Absentee Ballot 


Notice of Absentee Voting Information  In-Office Absentee Voting will take place at the Village Clerk's Office two weeks prior to the election

In Person Absentee Voting will begin on Tuesday, October 20th, at the Village Hall in the Village of Germantown.

October 20th - October 22nd:  8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

October 23rd:  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

October 24th:  8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

October 26th - October 29th:  8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

October 30th:  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

October 31st:  8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

October 30th is the last day to register to vote in the Clerk’s Office prior to the election.  There is no absentee voting or voter registration the day prior to the election, November 2nd.  

No ballots may be taken from the Clerk's Office.

Notice Regarding Absentee Voting

Military Electors


Military electors should contact the Office of the Village Clerk regarding the deadlines for requesting or submitting an absentee ballot. The Village Clerk can be reached at 262-250-4740, e-mail elections@village.germantown.wi.us, or the address listed above.