COVID-19 Advisory: New Mexico's online absentee ballot application portal can be accessed directly at this link or through the Secretary of State’s Voter Information Portal NMvote.org. Ballots will be mailed in early May to eligible New Mexico voters who requested them. Secretary of State Oliver said that everyone should vote absentee if possible, and should only vote at the polls if absolutely necessary.
Who is eligible to request an absentee ballot and vote by mail?
Any registered New Mexico voter may apply for an absentee ballot. No excuse is required.
Do you need to submit ID with your absentee ballot request?
No. Unless you are a first-time voter – see Voter Registration section above.
Do you need to submit ID with your ballot?
No, but the signature on your mail ballot must match your voter registration signature.
Last update: May 18, 2020