In Alaska, you don't have to wait until Election Day to vote. You can skip Election Day lines and vote early at a time that's convenient for you.
Vote Early In Person
All voters in Alaska can vote in person before Election Day at designated early voting locations from October 22, 2012 to Election Day.
Vote Early By Mail
You can also vote before Election Day by completing an absentee ballot and submitting it by mail.
First, complete the Online Absentee By-Mail Ballot Application
. Alternatively, you may print and complete the Absentee By-Mail Ballot Application
and return it to the Absentee and Petition Office. The Absentee and Petition Office must receive your Application no later than 10 days before Election Day.
Your completed absentee ballot must be postmarked by Election Day and received by the Absentee and Petition Office by 10 days after Election Day.
Vote Early By Fax
You can also vote before Election Day by completing an absentee ballot and submitting it by fax.
First, complete the Absentee By-Fax Ballot Application
available after 8:00am on October 22, 2012 and submit it to the Absentee and Petition Office by 5:00pm on prior to Election Day.
The Absentee and Petition Office must receive your completed absentee ballot by 8:00pm on Election Day, Election Day.