Ripley County Voter Registration Election Room

MaryAnn McCoy - County Clerk

Diane Macek, Election Deputy                      Vicky Hon

             dmacek@ripleycounty.com                vhon@ripleycounty.com

8:00-4:00   Monday - Friday                             Phone:   812-689-4783    Fax:  812-689-6000

Located on the second floor of the courthouse

Ripley County Courthouse 115 N. Main Street, P.O. Box 177, Versailles, IN  47042

 

 

Work the Polls

Our democracy depends on Hoosiers taking the initiative to play an active role in the freedoms of democracy. The State of Indiana is calling on civic-minded individuals to work the polls on Election Day.  Information

 

For voter registration information and polling location click on the picture   

List of Ripley County Polling Places

 

2016 Ripley County Primary Election Candidates

Voter Information

You may register to vote or make changes to your current registration such as name or address at the following locations in Ripley County:

Cancellation of Voter Registration 

Contact the Ripley County Clerk's Office Election Room by written notice for the following reasons:

  • Moved out of Ripley County

  • Family member deceased

Absentee Voting

You must complete an application to vote absentee.  Applications are available at the Ripley County Clerk's Office or print one here.  You are required to have photo ID.  Photo ID Law

2016 Election Candidacy Dates and Absentee Voting and Election Dates

Wednesday, January 6-First day a declaration of candidacy for major political party primary nomination (or as Democratic Party precinct committeeman, or state convention delegate at the primary) may be filed.

First day an independent or minor party candidate may file a petition of nomination with a county voter registration office for certification of petition signatures.

First day to file a declaration of intent to be a write-in candidate at the general election of an office other than school board.

Friday, February 5-Deadline, by noon, to file a declaration of candidacy for the primary

Monday, February 8-Deadline, by noon, to file a withdrawal of candidacy for the primary

Saturday, March 19-Deadline for a county election board to mail primary election absentee ballots to voters who have previously filed an application with the circuit court clerk.

Monday, April 4-Deadline, at county voter registration officeís close of business for a voter to register or to transfer registration in the county voter registration office.

Tuesday, April 5-First day a voter may vote an absentee ballot before an absentee voter board in the office of the circuit court clerk.

Thursday, April 14-First day a confined voter, a voter caring for a confined person at a private residence, or a voter with disabilities may vote an absentee ballot before an absentee voter board at the voterís residence or place of confinement.

Saturday, April 23-Absentee board in office of the circuit court clerk must be open for at least 7 hours for absentee voting. However, a county with a population of less than 20,000, the county election board may reduce hours to a minimum of 4 on this date.

Monday, April 25-Deadline, by 11:59 pm, for the circuit court clerk to receive an absentee ballot application from an applicant requesting delivery of an absentee ballot by mail. Applications may be submitted to the circuit court clerk in person or by mail, fax or email

Saturday, April 30-Absentee board in office of the circuit court clerk must be open for at least 7 hours to permit absentee voting. However, a county with a population of less than 20,000, the county election board may reduce hours to a minimum of 4 on this date.

Monday, May 2-Deadline, by noon, for circuit court clerks to receive absentee ballot applications from confined voters or voters caring for a confined person requesting delivery of a ballot by an absentee voter board.

Deadline, by noon, for a voter to vote an absentee ballot in person at the office of the circuit court clerk or satellite office.

Deadline, for a confined voter, a voter caring for a confined person, or a voter with disabilities to vote an absentee ballot before an absentee voter board at the voterís place of confinement.

Tuesday, May 3- PRIMARY ELECTION DAY Polls are open 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., prevailing local time.

Tuesday, May 17-VOTER REGISTRATION OPENS 

First day the circuit court clerk may receive absentee ballot applications from most voters for the general election.

Thursday, June 30-Deadline, by noon, for the Democratic or Republican Party to select a candidate to fill a vacancy on the general election ballot due to a vacancy resulting from no candidate being nominated at a primary.

Friday, July 15-Deadline, by noon, for any candidate to voluntarily withdraw from the general election ballot.

Saturday, September 24- Deadline for county election board to mail absentee ballots to voters who have already filed an application with circuit court clerk.

Tuesday, October 11- VOTER REGISTRATION ENDS

Deadline at voter registration officeís close of business for a voter to register or transfer registration or at midnight for a voter to complete and submit a voter registration application online.

Wednesday, October 12- First day that a voter may vote an absentee ballot in the office of the circuit court clerk or satellite office

Thursday, October 20- First day a confined voter, a voter caring for a confined person at a private residence, or a voter with disabilities may vote an absentee ballot before an absentee voter board at the voterís residence or place of confinement.

Saturday, October 29- Office of circuit court clerk must be open at least 7 hours to permit in-person absentee voting. However, in a county with a population of less than 20,000, the county election board may reduce hours to a minimum of 4 on this date.

Monday, October 31- Deadline, by 11:59 pm, for the circuit court clerk to receive an absentee ballot application from an applicant requesting delivery of a ballot by mail. Applications may be submitted to the circuit court clerk in person or by mail, fax or email.

Saturday, November 5- Office of the circuit court clerk must be open for at least 7 hours to permit in-person absentee voting.  However, in a county with a population of less than 20,000, the county election board may reduce hours to a minimum of 4 on this date

Monday, November 7- Deadline, by noon, for circuit court clerk to receive absentee ballot applications from confined voters or voters caring for a confined person requesting delivery of a ballot by absentee voter board.

Deadline, by noon, for a circuit court clerk to receive absentee ballot applications from military/overseas voters requesting to vote by email or fax.

Deadline, by noon, for a voter to vote an absentee ballot in the office of the circuit court clerk or satellite office.

Deadline for a confined voter, a voter caring for a confined person, or a voter with disabilities to vote an absentee ballot before an absentee voter board at the voterís place of confinement.

Tuesday, November 8- GENERAL ELECTION DAY Polls are open 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., prevailing local time.

Tuesday, November 22- Deadline, by noon, for a candidate to file a verified recount or contest petition.

Thursday, December 1- VOTER REGISTRATION OPENS

 

2016 Election Calendar Brochure

Ripley County