VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT

Any qualified 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 resided in the ward or municipality where he or she wishes to vote for at least 10 consecutive days before the election.  The elector must also be registered in order to receive an absentee ballot.  Proof of identification must be provided before an absentee ballot may be issued.

You must make a request for an absentee ballot in writing.

Contact your municipal clerk and request that an application for an absentee ballot be sent to you for the primary or election or both.  You may also submit a written request in the form of a letter.  Your written request must list your voting address within the municipality where you wish to vote, the address where the absentee ballot should be sent, if different, and your signature.  You may make application for an absentee ballot by mail or in person.

Making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail

The deadline for making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail is:
5 pm on the fifth day before the election, April 1st, 2021

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.

Voting an absentee ballot in person

You may also request and vote an absentee ballot in the clerk's office or other specified location during the days and hours specified for casting an absentee ballot in person.

Patricia Schreiber, Clerk-Treasurer
201 N. Main Street, Brillion, WI  54110
Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM, Fridays 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is:
March 23, 2021

The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk's office:
12:00 PM on April 2, 2021

No in-person absentee voting may occur on a weekend or legal holiday.

The municipal clerk will deliver voted ballots returned on or before Election Day to the proper polling place or counting location before the polls close on April 6, 2021.  Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted.
 
 

Sample Ballot Spring General Election April 6, 2021

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Polling Location Spring Election

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Spring Primary February 16 2021 Results

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Local Candidate Election Information

Local Candidates Getting on the Ballot
https://elections.wi.gov/candidates/local
 
Candidates for local offices must file ballot access forms with their local clerk.  The forms are all available from the Wisconsin Elections Commission.  Click the heading below for a page with the appropriate documents.

There are important residency requirements for local candidates.
Partisan Ballot Access Documents
  • Sheriff
  • County Clerk
  • County Treasurer
  • Clerk of Circuit Court
  • Coroner
  • Register of Deeds
Non-Partisan Ballot Access Documents
  • County Executive
  • County Supervisor
  • Municipal Offices (including mayor, alderperson, trustee, supervisor, municipal clerk and treasurer, constable, municipal judge, assessor)
  • Multi-Jurisdictional Municipal Judge
  • School District Candidates
  • Special District Candidates
Registered Write-In Candidates
To be a registered write-in candidate for an election, all local office candidates must file a Campaign Registration Statement with their local clerk by 12:00 p.m. (noon) the Friday before the election.
 

Government

Election Info

Voting Location
Brillion City Center
201 N. Main Street
Brillion, WI 54110

Polling Places are open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.

*REMINDER - If you have not registered at your current address, save yourself some time on Election Day - REGISTER EARLY!!
Register to Vote
  • Register at City Hall, located in the Brillion City Center, 201 N. Main Street Brillion, WI 54110 Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm & Friday 8:00 am- 12:00 pm
  • Or at your polling place on election day

BY MAIL: Complete the form and mail it to your City clerk's office – it must be postmarked at least 20 days before the election. If this is your first time registering to vote in Wisconsin, you will need to include a photocopy of proof of residence which has your complete name, current address and is valid.

IN PERSON: Register in the municipal clerk's office up to the Friday before the election. Proof of residency is required when registering less than 20 days before an election. You must bring proof that you have lived at your present location for 28 days preceding the election.

AT THE POLLING PLACE ON ELECTION DAY: If you wish to register to vote at your polling place, you must bring proof that you have lived at your present location for 28 days preceding the election For purposes of voter registration, a form of identification constitutes acceptable proof of residence if it includes your current name and current City of Brillion address.

Forms of identification which constitute acceptable proof of residence, when they contain the information specified above, include the following:
  • A Wisconsin motor vehicle operator's license or Wisconsin identification card
  • Any other official identification card or license issued by a Wisconsin governmental body or unit or by an employer in the normal course of business, but not including a business card.
  • A check-cashing or courtesy card issued by a merchant in the normal course of business.
  • A real estate tax bill or receipt for the current year or the year preceding the date of the election.
  • A residential lease which is effective for a period that includes Election Day.
  • A university, college or technical institute fee card.
  • A university, college or technical institute identification card.
  • A gas, electric or telephone service statement for the period commencing not earlier than 90 days before Election Day.
VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT
YOU NEED TO BE A REGISTERED VOTER BEFORE AN ABSENTEE BALLOT CAN BE SENT TO YOU.

IN PERSON: You may request and mark an absentee ballot in person at the City Clerk's Office. Absentee voting in the City Clerk's Office is restricted to the two weeks prior to an election. The deadline is the close of business on the Friday before the election. Also absentee voters in the City Clerk's Office must present the same type of photo ID required at the polls. Acceptable forms of photo ID can be found below.

BY MAIL: Complete the form and mail it to your City clerk's office – the request must be received before 5:00p.m. the Thursday before the election.

Mail Absentee Ballot Applications to:
City of Brillion
C/O Patricia Schreiber
201 N. Main Street
Brillion, WI 54110

ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF PHOTO IDENTIFICATION

*All permanent (indefinitely confined), nursing home and military voters are exempt from this requirement.
  • A Wisconsin DOT-issued driver license OR a Wisconsin DOT-issued identification card
  • An identification card issued by a U.S. uniformed service
  • A U.S. passport (Identifications above must be unexpired, or if expired, have expired after the date of the most recent general election.)
  • A certificate of naturalization that was issued not earlier than two years before the date of an election at which it is presented.
  • An unexpired driving receipt issued by Wisconsin DOT.
  • An unexpired identification card receipt issued by Wisconsin DOT.
  • An identification card issued by a federally recognized Indian tribe in Wisconsin.
  • An unexpired identification card issued by a Wisconsin-accredited university or college that contains the date of issuance, signature of student, expiration date not later than two years after Date of Issuance.

City of Brillion Ward Map

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