Iowa voters will be required to show a driver’s license, non-driver’s ID, passport, military ID, veterans ID, or Voter ID card at the polls before they vote. Voters without the necessary ID will be offered a provisional ballot and can provide ID up until 12 noon on Monday, March 8, 2021.
You can vote by absentee ballot in-person at the Hardin County Auditor's office from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday, beginning on February 1, 2021, until 5:00 PM on March 1, 2021. Absentee Ballot Request Form (PDF)
Absentee ballot requests by mail must be received in the Auditor's Office by 5:00 PM on Friday, February 19, 2021.
Voters may choose another person to assist them with voting, except their employer, employer’s agent, or an officer or agent of the voter’s union. Curb-side voting is available at each site for voters unable to leave their vehicle. Voters wishing to use the curb-side option should contact the voting site or County Auditor’s Office at 641-939-8108 with an expected time of arrival. Absentee voting is available at the courthouse until 5:00 PM on Monday, March 1, 2021.
Registered to Vote?
To vote in Iowa, you must be registered to vote. To qualify to register to vote, you must be:
A U.S. citizen
An Iowa resident, AND
At least 17 1/2 years old (must be 18 years old by election day to vote)