DATE:  September 15, 2018


The deadline for voter registration for the November 6, 2018 General Election is Tuesday, October 9, 2018.  The board office will be open Tuesday, October 9 from 8:30 AM until 9:00 PM.  The office is located at 201 E. Lincoln Street, please use rear entrance.


Other locations to register to vote:

Findlay-Hancock Public Library

McComb Library

Fostoria License Bureau

Fostoria Library

Findlay License Bureau

Fostoria  Auditor/Treasurer

Hancock Co. Courthouse Treasurer, WIC Office, and Auditor Offices

Dept.of Human Services

Department of Mental Health

Dept. of MR/DD

Department of Health

University of Findlay

Dept. of Job and Family Services

Ohioans with Disabilities


The qualifications in order to register to vote are:


1.  Citizen of the United States

2.  18 years of age on or before November 6, 2018

3.  Registered from your CURRENT ADDRESS as of October 10, 2018


Voters can go to our web site and see if they are registered at their present address.  You are able to change your address online until 9 pm on Tuesday, October 9.


Early In-Person Absentee voting for the November 6, 2018 General Election will begin in our office on Wednesday, October 10.  The office is open the following business hours for in-person absentee voting for the November 6, 2018 General Election:

•   8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., starting Wednesday, October 10th through Friday, October 19th, 2018

•   8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, from October 22nd, 2018 through October 26th, 2018;

•   8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, from October 29, 2018 through November 2, 2018;

•   8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Saturdays, October 27 and November 3, 2018;

•   1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, November 4, 2018; and

•   8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 5, 2018

You may visit our web site to see what will be on the General Ballot.


Please call the board office at (419) 422-3245 for more information on absentee balloting or to request an application for voting by mail; or click on our website at

© 2018 Hancock County Board Of Elections