If you need to register to vote, visit Vote.USA.gov. Depending on your state’s voter registration rules, the site can help you:
Voter Registration Requirements and Deadlines
You are eligible to vote in U.S. federal elections if:
- You are a U.S. citizen.
- You meet your state’s residency requirements.
- You are 18 years old. Some states allow 17-year-olds to vote in primaries and/or register to vote if they will be 18 before the general election.
Voter Registration Deadlines
In all states except North Dakota, you must register before you can vote. Registration deadlines vary. Some states close registration 30 days before the election, while others allow voters to register up to and on Election Day.