There are three ways to cast your ballot in 2021.
Need to register to vote? Find information about registering at the polls or by mail.
1. You can vote early in-person!
Early voting for 2021 began on Friday, Sept. 17. You can register to vote and vote early at Minneapolis Elections & Voter Services (980 E. Hennepin Ave. Minneapolis, MN 55414).
Minneapolis Elections & Voter Services is the only in-person location to vote early.
Sept. 17 – Oct. 17
- 8AM – 4:30PM Monday through Friday
Oct. 18 – Oct. 31
- 7AM – 6PM Monday through Friday
- 9AM – 4PM Saturday
- 12PM – 5PM Sunday
- 7AM – 5PM Monday
2. You can vote early by mail!
You must complete a mail ballot application through the City of Minneapolis (found here). We recommend applying for a mail ballot at least 14 days before Election Day.
Return your completed application to Minneapolis Elections & Voter Services:
- By email: minneapolisabsentee @minneapolismn.gov
- By fax: 612-673-2756
- By mail or in-person:
Elections & Voter Services
980 E. Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55414-1314
After submitting your application, you can track your ballot online.
Ballots must be received through mail by 8PM or dropped off in-person at the Minneapolis Elections & Voter Services office by 3PM on Election Day (Tuesday, Nov. 2).
3. You can vote in-person on Election Day!
Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 2 this year. Polling places will be open from 7AM – 8PM.
Mail-in ballots can not be returned to your Election Day polling place.