Ballot by Mail Application

To print an application, select the language: English Spanish 

Voters may also request to have an application mailed to them by emailing or by calling (361) 888-0865.

Applications for Ballot-by-Mail are good for up to one calendar year only. Annual applications for Ballot-by-Mail on file automatically expire on December 31st of each year. You will need to reapply on, or after, January 1st of each year.

Texas voters may vote by mail  if the voter is:

  • 65 years of age or older,
  • disabled,
  • expected to be absent from the county or,
  • confined in jail.



Applications for Ballot by Mail must be received no later than the close of business on the 11th day before Election Day. If the 11th day is a weekend or holiday, the deadline is the first preceding business day.

Domestic Ballots by Mail must be received by Election Day at 7:00 p.m., or by 5:00 p.m. the next business day if postmarked by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.

Overseas Ballots by Mail must be received no later than the 5th day after Election Day. Ballot must be post marked by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.

Military (domestic or overseas) Ballots by Mail using FPCA must be received no later than the 6th day after Election Day.


Submitting Your Application

Mail your application to: 

Kara Sands
Nueces County Clerk
ATTN: Elections Division
P.O. Box 2627
Corpus Christi, TX 78403

Or scan your completed and signed application for ballot by mail, then email it to: or fax it to (361) 888-0329

If you email or fax your application, you must also mail the hardcopy of the application so that it is received by our office no later than the 4th business day after the day our office received your emailed or faxed application.  If you email or fax your application by the deadline noted above, your application will be considered timely as long as the original is received by our office by the 4th business day after it was submitted by email or fax.

For more information visit the Secretary of State's website.

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