Absentee Voting

What is Absentee Voting?


Early voting, also known as absentee voting, is casting a voting ballot either by mail or in-person up to 46 days prior to Election Day. Absentee voting for the March 5 presidential nomination primary election is January 19-March 4.

Online options

Questions? Call the Goodhue County Elections division at 651.385.3040.

In-person options

Absentee vote during regular business hours at the following location.

To learn your polling place for voting on March 5 (presidential nomination primary election), August 13 (primary election), and November 5 (general election), please visit the polling places page.

Track your absentee ballot through the Secretary of State’s ballot tracker. 

Sample Ballots

To see which candidates will be on the ballot, please visit the Minnesota Secretary of State’s sample ballot page.