Absentee Voting/Early Voting (IPAV)

Absentee Voting/Early Voting (IPAV)

**Hours for In-Person Absentee Voting Early Voting (IPAV) 
are located the bottom of this page.**

In order to vote absentee, you must be a registered voter in the City of Muskego.
See "Registering to Vote" page on this site for more information. 

Applying for an Absentee Ballot (for mailed ballots)

If you are already registered, please visit myvote.wi.gov to request an absentee ballot or complete the fillable Absentee Ballot Application (EL-121) form, print the application, and mail to the address below:

City of Muskego
c/o Election Clerk
W182 S8200 Racine Avenue
Muskego, Wisconsin 53150

The application must be received by the clerk no later than 5:00 pm on the Thursday before the election in order for an absentee ballot to be mailed to you.

Absentee Voting

Once the application is received, the ballot will then be sent to you. Ballots must be returned to City Hall by Election Day before the polls close at 8:00 pm in order for the ballot to count. Ballots are available 22 days before the spring elections and 45 days before fall elections.

Voting Instructions

When you receive the ballot, please follow these instructions:

  1. In the presence of a witness (who is an adult U.S. citizen), the voter marks the ballot by filling in the appropriate circle, using a black pen.  If you plan to vote for a write-in - Write the person’s name in the "write-in" area and fill in the appropriate circle.
  2. The folded ballot is placed in the affidavit envelope and sealed.
  3. The voter completes and signs the affidavit envelope.
  4. The witness, who is present while the ballot was marked, completes the certificate with his or her signature and complete address. (Witness need not be a resident of the municipality in which the voter claims residency.)
  5. Due to court order, ballots may not be returned by depositing into a drop box.  There are two options for returning your completed ballot:
    • Mail your ballot either by putting in your mailbox or taking directly to the post office. USPS recommends mailing your ballot no later than 7 days prior to Election Day. Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted.
    • Drop off your ballot in person at the Muskego Clerk’s Office.
      • If voter is disabled and is unable to bring the ballot to the Clerk's office themselves,  another person may drop it off for them.
      • A question will be asked:  Are you delivering the voter’s ballot because the voter has determined that they require assistance returning their ballot due to their disability? If answer is yes, then:  Are you someone other than the voter’s employer, an agent of that employer, or an officer or agent of the voter’s union. If answer is yes, the ballot can be accepted.
Deadline for Returning Ballot

The completed absentee ballot must be mailed or returned in person to the Muskego City Hall Clerk's office (Polling Location on Election Day) and received no later than 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted.

Voting In-Person Absentee  (will be updated in January 2024)

City of Muskego Clerk's Office, W182S8200 Racine Avenue, Muskego, WI 53150

You can vote in person at the City Clerk's office at City Hall. This can be done beginning the third Monday before the election and ends at 5:00 pm on the Friday before the election. 

  • Tuesday, March 19th - Friday, March 22nd; 8 am to 4:30 pm 
  • Monday, March 27th - Thursday, March 28th; 8 am to 4:30 pm 
  • Friday, March 29th; 8 am to 5 pm
  • EXTRA HOURS:
    • Saturday, March 23rd; 9 am to 12 pm
    • Tuesday, March 26th; 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
More Information

If you have any further questions, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (262) 679-5628.