FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: March 28, 2023
Contact: Brian E. Corley
Deadline to Request Vote-by-Mail Ballots
Pasco County FL – Brian E. Corley, Supervisor of Elections, Pasco County, announces the last day for the elections’ office to receive requests for vote-by-mail ballots for the Municipal Elections is Saturday, April 1, 2023 by 5:00 p.m. Request a ballot on-line at PascoVotes.gov or call 800-851-8754.
Ballots will still be available for pick-up over the counter at the three elections’ offices until 5:00 p.m. Monday, April 10, 2023. Voters wishing to pick up ballots on behalf of someone will need a written request from the voter designating them as the person authorized to carry out the ballot. The designee will be asked to provide a photo ID and to complete an affidavit before the ballot is released to them. Ballots may be picked up by designees beginning Monday, April 3, 2023.
Florida Statutes do not allow for vote-by-mail ballots to be picked up in the elections’ office on the day of the election unless an emergency precludes the voter from going to their assigned polling place. An affidavit affirming the facts of the emergency will be required.
All voted ballots must be physically in the elections’ office by 7:00 p.m. Election Day, April 11, 2023, including ballots being delivered by the United States Postal Service. Voted mail or carryout ballots may not be turned in at the polls on Election Day.
Voters can check the status of their vote-by-mail ballot at https://pascovotes.ballottrax.net/voter/.
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