What You Need to Know to Vote in the 2022 Primary Election

Marion County voters: Explore your voting options. Find out when you can vote, what you need to bring with you, and how to stay safe and secure at the polls. Learn more about voter registration, absentee and early voting, voter safety mandates, and polling locations. And get answers to your frequently asked questions.

Election Dates and Deadlines

These are the key dates and deadlines for the 2022 Primary Election:

●  April 4: Voter Registration ends

●  April 5: Early Voting opens

●  April 21: Absentee Voting Applications due

●  May 2: Early Voting ends

●  May 3: Election Day, mail-in ballots due by noon

Early Voting

Early voting at the Indianapolis City-County Building opens on Tuesday, April 5, and ends on Monday, May 2. Additional early voting locations are open April 23–May 1. All voters wishing to vote early must be registered, and bring a valid photo ID. Click below to learn more or find your early voting location

Vote-by-Mail

Voters who meet certain conditions will be able to vote by mail.

To vote by mail in the 2022 Primary Election, you must complete and return an application by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, April 21. Once you receive your absentee ballot, it must be marked, signed, and returned by 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3 to be counted. To return your ballot, you can mail it back in, or drop it off to the Marion County Election Board office at 200 E. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46204 or the Election Service Center at 3737 E. Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN, 46201.

Please note: If you have a defective or spoiled ballot, please call the Election Board office at 317-327-2051. You will also need to download this form to properly surrender your ballot and request a replacement.

In-Person Voting

Registered Marion County voters can cast their vote at any IndyVotes center. Click below to see the full vote center plan or use the map on this page to find the polling location closest to you.

See Who’s On Your Ballot

You can see your sample ballot and learn about candidates on the Indiana Voters website.

Voter Registration

Voter registration ends on April 4.


Find A Vote Center: Now vote at any IndyVOTES Location

Marion County voters can cast their vote at any of the Vote Centers in the county, shown on the map below. You can also view a table of vote centers here, download the list by clicking below, or watch a short video on how our new technology works.

Where to Vote Early

IndyVOTES technology allows Marion County voters flexibility on where they cast their ballot. Early voting is available at the Indianapolis City-County Building from April 5 to May 2. Additional Early Vote Centers will open on Saturday, April 23 and close Sunday, May 1. Follow the links below to find locations and hours for each of the Early Vote Centers.

Where to Vote From April 5 to May 2:

Where to Vote From April 23 to May 1:

View additional IndyVOTES Center locations

A list of all Vote Centers in Marion County will be available to view or download once the full Vote Center Plan is approved by the bipartisan Marion County Election Board.


Voting safeguards

Learn about some of the measures Marion County has taken to ensure IndyVOTES securely.


Frequently Asked Questions

Here are answers to the most common questions about registration, absentee voting, early voting, election day, and more.