Q & A FAQ's
Q & A FAQ's
November 6, 2012 - GENERAL ELECTION
Important Election Questions
How do I register to vote?
You can stop in the County Clerk's office and complete a form
You can call the County Clerk's office and we will mail a form to you
You can go to the Secretary of State's website - www.sos.state.ne.us and click on the forms request, then click on “Voter Registration form”, print the form, complete the information and mail to County Clerk's office.
You can request to be registered to vote when you renew your driver's license
Can I change my party affiliation?
Yes, but you must do so by October 26, 2012 at 6:00 P.M.
When is the last day to register to vote or to make changes to my voter registration?
October 26, 2012. The office will be open until 6:00 P.M. to accommodate residents.
If I have not voted for several elections, am I still a registered voter able to vote in this General Election?
You should contact the County Clerk's Office at 308-436-5265 to verify if your voter registration is current and correct.
Is early voting the same as absentee voting?
Yes, early voting is the new term for absentee voting.
How do I request an early voting ballot?
You can Click the download link here on this page.....
You can call the county clerk's office and an early voting request form will be mailed to you.
You can stop by the office and pick up a form or complete the form there.
There will be a form published in the Scotts Bluff Star Herald in October that you can complete.
You can obtain a form by going to the Secretary of State's website - www.sos.state.ne.us and clicking on the forms request, then click on “Absentee request form.
You can mail, fax, or deliver this request form to the County Clerk's office
May I vote early in the County Clerk's office?
Yes, beginning October 1, 2012 and continuing until November 5, 2012 at
May I return my early voting ballots to the polls?
No, they must be returned to the County Clerk's office.
When must early voting ballots be returned to the County Clerk's office?
By 7:00 P.M. on Election Day - November 6, 2012, either by mail or delivery
Will my early vote be confidential?