Military and Overseas Voters

UOCAVA Electors

This acronym is used to refer to the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act. This act was passed to ensure that registering and voting is as convenient as possible for United States citizens who are overseas either permanently or temporarily.

How to Apply to Be a UOCAVA Voter

  • If you wish to apply to become a UOCAVA voter and utilize a Summit County residential address for your U.S. address, visit the Colorado Secretary of State's Military & Overseas website for forms
  • We have a new, direct email address for our UOCAVA voters: [email protected]  
  • Online: Head to and be sure to select the option to become a UOCAVA voter -OR-
  • Paper: Fill out a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) form (found here) and mail the form to:
    • Summit County Clerk & Recorder  Attn: Elections/UOCAVA  P.O. Box 1538  Breckenridge, CO  80424
DocumentHow to Cast Your Ballot

UOCAVA Electors have three different methods of how to receive and cast their ballot, indicated through your online or paper registration form.

  • Electronic
  • Mail
  • Fax