When & Where

Elections are held at the Shullsburg Community Townsend Center, 190 N. Judgement Street, Shullsburg, WI. Polling hours are 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the day of the election.

New WI Voter Photo ID Rules

Voters are urged to plan now to make sure they have an acceptable photo ID to vote at the November 8, 2016 Election.

Information on acceptable photo IDs can be found HERE as well as at Bring It to the Ballot Website.

Additional information on what to expect at the polls on Election Day can be found HERE.   Please contact the Clerk’s Office at (608) 965-4424 with questions.


Voter Registration

When completing a voter registration application you will need to provide your Wisconsin driver’s license/or state ID number and proof of residency as noted on the instructions on reverse side of application.

Registration is required statewide for all elections. If you are not currently registered to vote or have recently moved, please complete a Voter Registration Application and return form to the City Clerk’s Office. Please be sure to include all the documentation as noted on the instructions for completing the Application.


Absentee Voting

Any qualified REGISTERED elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may request to vote an absentee ballot. A qualified elector is any U.S. citizen, who will be 18 years of age or older on Election Day, who has reside in the ward or municipality where he or she wishes to vote for at least 10 days before the election. The elector must also be registered in order to receive an absentee ballot. When submitting an Absentee Voting Application please be sure to include a photo ID as noted on the instructions for completing the application. Click HERE for a list of acceptable photo ID.

In-person absentee voting for the November Election begins October 24, 2016 until 5 p.m. on Friday, November 4, 2016.

The deadline for making application to vote absentee by mail is 5 p.m. Thursday, November 3, 2016. Note: Special absentee voting application provisions apply to electors who are indefinitely confined to home or a care facility, in the military, hospitalized, or serving as a sequestered juror.  If this applies to you, contact the municipal clerk regarding deadlines for requesting and submitting an absentee ballot.

Deadline for Returning Ballot: The complete ballot must be delivered to the clerk no later than the close of poles on election day, 8:00p.m.