If you apply online at www.votespa.com/applymailballot and include an e-mail address you will get notifications when your application is processed, when your ballot is sent, and when your voted ballot is returned to the Board of Elections.
If you apply by paper application, you can track the status at www.votespa.com/mailballotstatus. If your status reads “Pending,” it means your ballot application has been processed and approved. As ballots are mailed out and completed ballots are mailed back and received, the status will update.
If your application has not yet been processed yet, you will receive this: