Who May Request a Vote by Mail Ballot

A request for a vote by mail ballot may be made by:
  • The voter for his/her own ballot;
  • Another person from a member of his/her immediate family* (with the permission of the voter);
  • The legal guardian of the person for whom the ballot is being requested (with the permission of the voter).
*Immediate Family - Florida Statute 101.62  Request for vote by mail ballots. 1(b)  The supervisor may accept a written or telephonic request for a vote by mail ballot from the elector, or, if directly instructed by the elector, a member of the elector's immediate family, or the elector's legal guardian...for purposes of this section, "immediate family" means the elector's spouse or the parent, child, grandparent, or sibling of the elector or of the elector's spouse.