Early Voting By Absentee Ballot

Residents who wish to vote early by absentee ballot or direct ballot for any election should follow the provisions below. Each process requires voters to complete an application.

To be eligible to vote in Minnesota you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old on Election Day
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Have resided in Minnesota for 20 days immediately preceding Election Day
  • Not currently incarcerated for a felony conviction
  • Not be under a court order that revokes your right to vote

Click here for more details about eligibility. 

The absentee ballot process involves the use of envelopes. The entire absentee balloting (early voting) process can be completed in person at Excelsior City Hall, 350 Highway 7, Suite 230 starting Monday, January 22 through Monday, March 4 for the March 5 Presidential Primary.

To vote early in person, voters must fill out an application when arriving at City Hall. Election workers will review the application and issue a ballot to vote on site.

Absentee ballot  hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Excelsior City Hall, 350 Highway 7, Suite 230.

March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Election - Absentee ballots are available starting January 22, 2024.


Excelsior City Hall l 350 Highway 7, Suite 230 l Excelsior, MN  55331 l P 952-474-5233