Voter Information
Election Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB)

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Welcome to the Shelby County Board of Elections web page. On this site we offer information relating to the process of voting in Shelby County, Ohio.

If you do not find what you are looking for on these pages, our staff stands ready to answer your questions. Simply contact us by mail, phone or e-mail and we will be happy to assist you in any way we can.


Every voter will be required to provide proof of identity before voting. The forms of identification you may use includes:

  • Your current and valid photo identification card.
  • Military identification.
  • A copy of a utility bill.
  • A bank statement.
  • A paycheck.
  • A government check; or
  • A government document showing your name and current address.

(Note: you cannot use as proof of identification a notice that the board of election mailed to you.)

"Voting is your right and your duty. Let your voice be heard and together, we will change the world for the better".



Visit other Shelby County government web pages:
Shelby County Board of Elections - 230 E. Court St. - Sidney, OH 45365
Phone: 937-498-7207 - Fax: 937-498-7326 - E-mail: