Voting registration deadlines near for remaining 2016 primaries

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany -- For American voters wanting to register to vote in the following states, visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program website, ( now to complete a registration application and request your absentee ballots for the presidential preference primaries (P), federal primaries (F) and State primaries (S):

*May  30 Day Notice *
Indiana: May 3 (P, S)
Nebraska: May 10 (P, S)
West Virginia: May 10 (P, S)
Kentucky: May 17 (P-Democratic Primary Only, S)
Idaho: May 17 (S)
Oregon: May 17 (P,S)
Georgia: May 24 (S)
Washington: May 24 (P)

*June  60 Day Notice*
Puerto Rico: June 5 (S)
Iowa: June 7 (S)
Montana: June 7 (P,S)
New Jersey: June 7 (P,S)
New Mexico: June 7 (P,S)
South Dakota: June 7 (P,S)
California: June 7 (P,S)
Maine: June 14 (S)
Nevada: June 14 (S)
North Dakota: June 14 (S)
South Carolina: June 14 (S)
Virginia: June 14 (S)
District of Columbia: June 14 (P,S)
Colorado: June 28 (S)
New York: June 28 (F)
Oklahoma: June 28 (S)
Utah: June 28 (S)

*July  90 Day Notice*
No Federal Elections

It only takes a few quick steps to make sure your vote is counted no matter where you are in the world. To register and request your ballots, complete the Federal Post Card Application using the FPCA online assistant, or fill out the PDF, or pick up a hardcopy version from your Voting Assistance Officer or nearest U.S. Embassy or Consular Office.

Not voting in these States? Find your States primary election dates at Select the State you want to register to vote in from the drop-down menu at the top left-hand side of the home page. To find your State's election website for specific information on candidates, elections, contact information, and links to your local election offices, visit FVAP's contact page.

If you'd like more information on FVAP or need help with the absentee voting process please go to or call FVAP at 703-588-1584 (toll free 1-800-438-VOTE or DSN 312-425-1584) or email (