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News and Notices

Ballot proofs are available in our office for the November 2, 2021 General Election

The next Board meeting is October 5, 2021 at 12:00 Noon. The Board will conduct its regular business and the meeting will be held at 1300 E. 2nd St., Conference Room, Defiance, OH.

The deadline to register to vote in the November 2 General Election is October 4. Check your registration status.

The filing deadline for the November 2, 2021 General Election was August 4 at 4 p.m.

46 Day Notice for use with the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot for the General Election.

Election Information

Next Election | November 2, 2021 General Election

Important Deadlines:

  • August 4, 2021 (4:00pm) – filing deadline for nominating petitions of candidates in non-partisan races and local questions and issues for the November 2 election
  • August 23, 2021 (4:00pm) – filing deadline for write-in candidates for the November 2 election
  • October 4, 2021 – voter registration deadline for the November 2 election

Voter Information

Resources for Defiance County voters including: registration verification, voter reporting, ID requirements.

Candidates and Issues

Resources for persons interested in seeking public office or placing a question on the ballot including campaign finance information and candidate guides.

Uniformed and Overseas Absentee Voter Information

Register to vote and apply to receive an absentee ballot using the current Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) available online at www.fvap.gov.
Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot
Helpful Sites for UOCAVA Voters

Online Campaign Finance Filing System

Precinct Election Officials

Information on serving as a Precinct Election Official and our Youth at the Booth PEO program.