SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Tuesday, November 1 is the last day to apply to vote by mail in Massachusetts.

The Secretary of the Commonwealth’s Elections Drivers urgers voters to return their ballots. The United States Postal Service notifies voters to allow up to 7 days for ballot delivery, by mail.

With the time expectancy of the ballot delivery, a ballet drop box or returning ballots in person are the only two options. Depending on whether or not you mail today.

Secretary of the Commonwealth William F. Galvin is reminding voters that applications must be
received by local election offices by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

Galvin says it’s too late now to mail in an application. Voters who haven’t applied but still want to vote by mail can do so by applying in person to their town or city hall to fill out an application. They can also email, fax, or apply online at the Secretary’s website.

Applications received after 5 p.m. on Tuesday cannot be honored. Voters can track their ballot status here.