HARRISBURG – Today at 5 p.m. is the deadline for PA voters to apply for a mail-in or absentee ballot. The deadline for returning your voted mail-in or absentee ballot is as follows: By mail, your mail-in ballot must be postmarked by 8 p.m. on Election Day and received by your county election office by 5 p.m. on Friday, November 6 to be counted. In-person, you must return your mail-in ballot to your county election office or other designated county location by 8 p.m. on Election Day.