Our building is now open to the public.
All visitors that enter our building must wear a mask at all times while in the building.

Our office is back to normal hours
Monday thru Friday 8:00 am until 4:00 pm

Please call (740-592-3201) during these hours for any questions you have.

If you would like an absentee ballot for the November 3, 2020 General Election

Voters can obtain absentee ballots three ways:
1. Voters can find applications for Absentee Ballot Application on our website. Download and print off an Absentee Ballot Application and mail to the Board of Election’s office.
2. Email a request for Absentee Application, include your name, mailing address, contact information and number of applications needed to [email protected]
3. If you do not have access to print off the application below or email, please call us and leave a detailed message to request an application be mailed to you.

To request a ballot by mail, complete and print the application available here:

Absentee Ballot Applications can be returned to: Athens County Board of Elections
15 S. Court St., #130
Athens, OH 45701

NEW Drop Box for Absentee Ballots
Located behind the Court House Annex Building – 15 S. Court St., Athens
You may access the ballot drop box from Court St., by turning left between Mountain Laurel Gift Store and Hocking Valley Bank, then turn right into the Annex Parking Lot. The ballot box is located near the rear entrance of the Court House Annex Building.

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Athens County Board of Elections
15 S. Court St., #130
Athens, OH 45701

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Contact Us:
Telephone: 740-592-3201
Fax: 740-592-3262
Email: [email protected]

Office Hours: 8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Monday thru Friday

Election Day Voting Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.


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