Box 6 - ID Number: Enter your Kansas driver’s license number or nondriver’s identification card number. If you don't have either of these numbers, enter the last 4 digits of your social security number. If you don't have any of these numbers, write “NONE” in this space.
Box 7 - Choice of Party: You must register with a party if you want to take part in that party’s primary election, caucus, or convention.
Box 8 - Race or Ethnic Group: Leave blank.
Print, date, and sign the form. If you do not have a printer, you can print the form out at any local library. If you do not have a stamp, you can buy one from any grocery store: just ask the cashier to sell you one.
Mail your voter registration form to the mailing address below. For faster delivery, send the form directly to your Local Election Office.
Your voter registration form must be postmarked by October 13, 2020
This is the statewide agency that is ultimately responsible for Kansas elections. You can contact them with questions, but your Local Election Office will probably respond faster.
Secretary of State
1st Floor, Memorial Hall
120 SW 10th Ave.
Topeka, KS 66612‐1594
Kansas vote by mail guide
Kansas vote by mail guide
Your Local Election Office will compare your signature on your voted ballot to state records. If the signatures don't match, your ballot might be rejected. Please sign carefully.
Kansas vote by mail deadlines
Earliest day to apply: August 5, 2020
Request your mail-in ballot (online): N/A
Request your mail-in ballot (by mail): Received by October 27, 2020
Request your mail-in ballot (in person): Received by October 27, 2020
Return your mail-in ballot (by mail): Postmarked by November 3, 2020
Return your mail-in ballot (in person): Received by November 3, 2020
Kansas vote by mail overview
Voting by mail is not as complicated as you might think. There are only a handful of steps:
Request your mail-in ballot by the deadline.
Receive your mail-in ballot via USPS.
Return your mail-in ballot by the deadline.
Kansas vote by mail rules
Any registered Kansas voter may request a vote by mail ballot.
Kansas vote by mail ID requirements (request)
You must include your driver's license number or state ID number to request a ballot. If you do not have either of these, you may include a COPY of a government-issued valid photo ID, such as a student ID card or employee ID.
Kansas vote by mail ID requirements (return)
You do NOT need ID when returning a voted ballot.
Kansas vote by mail directions
In almost all cases, you will need to sign up to vote by mail. The state won’t just mail you a ballot. Don't worry: we will walk you through it. There are only a handful of steps: