Instructions for absentee voting. Remember you must meet one of the qualifications to receive an absentee ballot. An application will be mailed to those requesting a ballot. The application must be completed and returned to the office (in person or by US Mail) to determine if voter meets the absentee voting requirements. If voter qualifies, a ballot will be mailed. Please call the tribal office between the hours of 12-4pm Monday-Friday at 251-829-5000 to request the absentee ballot application.