Absentee voting in person for the 2018 General Election will BEGIN at 8:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at Elkhart and Goshen absentee voting locations.

Absentee voting in person for the 2018 General Election will END at 12:00 noon, Monday, November 5, 2018, at Elkhart and Goshen absentee voting locations.

Voters will need to show a photo ID that meets all of the following criteria:
1. Displays the voter's photo,
2. Displays the voter's name,
3. Displays an expiration date, and must either be current, or have expired after November 8, 2016, AND
4. Be issued by the State of Indiana, or the Federal Government.*

    *In most cases, an Indiana driver's license, Indiana photo ID card, Military ID or U.S. Passport is sufficient. A student ID from an Indiana State school may only be used if it meets all of the 4 criteria specified above. A student ID from a private institution may not be used for voting purposes.
NOTE: An ID issued by the US Department of Defense, a branch of the uniformed services, the Merchant Marine, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (or Veterans Administration), or the Indiana National Guard is not required to have an expiration date, or may state that the document has an "Indefinite" expiration date.

LOCATIONS - the locations below are tentative, pending approval of the Election Board as well as the Lincoln Center.  Check back for updates.

Goshen at the County Administration Building, 117 N. Second St., Room 108, Goshen (1st floor)
Elkhart at the Lincoln Center, 608 Oakland Ave., Elkhart (now on the 1st floor) 
Middlebury at the Town Hall, 418 N. Main St. (Saturday, October 27 and Saturday, November 3, ONLY)
Nappanee at the First Brethren Church, 1600 N. Main St. (Saturday, October 27 and Saturday, November 3, ONLY)

SCHEDULE - the below schedule is tentative, pending approval by the Election Board at a future public meeting.

Mondays (except November 5): 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Elkhart and Goshen ONLY)
Tuesday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Elkhart and Goshen ONLY)
Saturday, October 27: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (all 4 locations)
Saturday, November 3: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (all 4 locations)
Monday, November 5, 8:00 a.m. – noon (Elkhart and Goshen ONLY)
The absentee voter boards ARE open through the lunch hour.


Important Information

2019 Elections 

Candidate filing is now open for the 2019 municipal primary.

The candidate list will update as declarations are filled by the Democratic and Republican candidates.  For more details, contact the Election Board at 535-6469. 


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Contact Us

Contact Us!Clerk's Office: (574)-535-6469
Voter Registration: (574)-535-6775 or (574)-535-6774
Address: 101 N Main St #204, Goshen, IN 46526

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