Digital Vote by Mail

Voters who are qualified to take part in the Digital Vote by Mail pilot will be notified separately and be provided a link to download their ballots. Please contact DigitalVotebyMail at if you have questions.


The open invitation to test vulnerabilities in The District of Columbia’s "Digital Vote By Mail" Program has expired. Consequently, any further attempts to infiltrate the District of Columbia Board of Elections and Ethics Computer Networks Systems will be viewed as a corrupt election practice as defined under D.C. CODE § 1-1001.14 et seq., and such acts will be subject to prosecution:

Any person who shall register, or attempt to register, or vote or attempt to vote . . . and make any false representations as to his or her qualifications for registering or voting . . . or be guilty of bribery or intimidation of any voter at an election, or being registered, shall vote or attempt to vote more than once in any election so held, or shall purloin or secrete any of the votes cast in an election . . . shall, upon conviction, be fined not more than $10,000 or be imprisoned not more than 5 years, or both. (emphasis added)

No new absentee requests may be submitted through this site; to apply for an absentee ballot, please visit:

For information regarding submitting a Federal Write-in Absentee ballot, please visit:

Thank you.




DC Board of Elections and Ethics
441 4th Street, NW, Suite 250 North
Washington, DC 20001
Tel: (202) 727-2525 | TTY: (202) 639-8916 | Tollfree: 1-866-DC-VOTES