Read Ohio's ACP Laws

The most recent version of Ohio's ACP law can be accessed here.

Visit Ohio's ACP Website

The Ohio ACP Website is run through the Secretary of State’s office and can be visited here.

Contact the Ohio ACP Office

To contact the Ohio ACP Office, you may email safeathome@ohiosos.gov or call (614) 995-2255

Overview of Ohio ACP

Who is eligible?

Survivors of domestic abuse, sexual assault, stalking, and human trafficking are eligible for Ohio’s ACP.

Who is covered?

Minor children, dependents or guardians, and other persons living in the household of an eligible applicant are covered by Ohio’s ACP.

How does the application process work?

Ohio ACP applicants must apply with an approved application assistant when filling out the application. Applicants must confirm they are eligible for the program but no additional evidence or action with law enforcement is required.

How does the program protect your address information?

Once admitted into Ohio’s ACP, a participant will be assigned a substitute mail forwarding address for 4 years. This address may be used to register to vote or enroll in school, purchase new property, or obtain a marriage license or driver’s license.

Sample Application

Please note that the Ohio ACP requires applicants to work with an application assistant and that filling out the form below without one does not guarantee participation.