Mail-In Voting

Registered Missouri voters may cast a mail-in ballot for the August 4, 2020 and November 3, 2020 elections.  Voters may qualify to cast an absentee ballot instead.  Absentee and mail-in information is available in these flyers.

Step 1

Complete a Request for Mail-In Ballot form and submit the request to the County Clerk’s Office by mail or in-person.  All requests for mail-in ballots must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the 2nd Wednesday prior to the election which is July 22, 2020 for the August 4, 2020 election and October 21, 2020 for the November 3, 2020 election.

By Mail: Cape Girardeau County Clerk’s Office
1 Barton Square, Suite 301
Jackson, MO 63755

In-Person: Main Office – Jackson, MO
County Administration Building
#1 Barton Square, Suite 301
Jackson, MO 63755

In-Person: Satellite Office – Cape Girardeau, MO
2311 Bloomfield Road, Suite 102
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Step 2

After receiving a mail-in ballot, seal your voted ballot in the return envelope and have your signature notarized on the back of the return envelope.  By law, your signature must be notarized.

Step 3

Return your mail-in ballot through the United States Postal Service.  By law, your voted ballot must be returned through postal mail only and must be received in the County Clerk’s Office by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.