Voting will be faster and easier if you are registered to vote when you arrive at the polls on election day. You can register on election day, however you will need to bring proof of residency with you.
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Visit the Voter Information Portal on the Secretary of State’s website or call the Mille Lacs County Auditor’s Office at 320-983-8310.
You may check your registration on the Secretary of State’s web site.Reasons why someone who filled out a voter registration application may not be registered include:
Call the Mille Lacs County Auditor’s Office at 320-983-8310. Leave your name, address and the number of eligible voters in your household. Voter registration application will be mailed to you. Voter registration options are also available through the Minnesota Secretary of State.
You may cast an absentee ballot if you are unable to get to your polling site on election day. Absentee ballots are available 46 days before the election. There are several options for voting early, visit the Secretary of State’s website for additional information. If you are eligible to vote by absentee ballot, you may do so either by mail or in person until 5:00 p.m. the evening before the election.
Call the Mille Lacs County Auditor’s Office at 320-983-8310. Office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The office is located in the Mille Lacs County Historic Courthouse at 635 2nd Street Southeast, Milaca, MN 56353. The office will be open for absentee voting the Saturday prior to any Primary or General Election from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and the Monday prior to the Tuesday Primary or General Election until 5:00 p.m.
You can register at your polling place on Election Day. You will need one of the following to verify your residence:
*Note: The utility bill must have your name, current address, and must be due within 30 days before or after the election. Utility bills may be for electric, gas, water, solid waste, sewer, telephone, or cable T.V.
If you are not a registered voter, you can still register and vote by absentee ballot. A voter registration application will be included with your absentee ballot materials. The completed voter registration application must be returned with your ballot. The card cannot be returned separately. Only select forms of identification are allowed to register to vote and a witness to countersign the application is required.