Voters do not need to request an absentee ballot. Colorado's voting model allows each active voter to automatically receive a ballot by mail up to 22 days before the last day to vote. Make sure your address is up to date at GoVoteColorado.gov.
Ballots will be mailed to voters up to 22 days before the last day to vote. Please allow up to a full week for delivery. Didn't get your ballot? Double check your address at GoVoteColorado.gov, then call 311 or use our curbside pick-up service to obtain a replacement.
Voters can return their ballots to one of 42 24-hour drop boxes around the city or at Voter Service and Polling Centers and drive-throughs. Locations will be available at DenverVotes.org/VoterInfo. Voters may also choose to return their ballot via mail (postage required). To ensure your ballot reaches the Denver Elections Division on time, send it back at least 8 days before Election Day.
Voters may pick up their mail ballot early at the Denver Elections Division main office. You can only pick up your own ballot.
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The Denver Elections Division is committed to holding safe, secure and transparent elections. Every single signature on ballot envelopes is verified by a highly-trained team, and all ballot processing teams are bipartisan. Learn more about mail ballots from creation to counting, and get an inside look at our processing rooms.
Per Colorado law, you can return your own ballot and up to 9 voted ballots per election on behalf of other voters.
If you are unable to return your voted ballot, someone else may return your ballot on your behalf. On person may return no more than 10 ballots per election, including their own.
Voters with lost, damaged, or mismarked ballots may request a replacement by calling 311 or by using our curbside pick-up service.
Voters who need a replacement ballot may designate a person to pick up the new ballot on their behalf. The designated person must bring a signed Emergency Ballot Replacement form(PDF, 134KB) along with acceptable ID.
The Denver Elections Division is taking steps to protect voters and election workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit our Voting During COVID-19 page for details on the precautions we're taking.
Find in person voting locations and hours at DenverVotes.org/VoterInfo.
Information on in-person voting will be available at DenverVotes.org/VoterInfo.
We either sent you an official piece of election mail that was returned to us as undeliverable or were notified through USPS National Change of Address that you have moved. To confirm your registration status or update your address, go to GoVoteColorado.gov.
Yes, in Colorado, you can pre-register at the age of 16.
Paul D. LópezClerk and Recorder
Denver Elections Division
Call: 303-653-9668 or 311 Text: 56003
Hearing Impaired only (TTY): 720-913-8657
200 W. 14th Ave., Denver, CO 80204
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