Vote

Voter Registration FAQ

What do I need in order to register online?

Am I eligible?

  • You must be:
    • A citizen of the United States by birth or naturalization,
    • A legal resident of the State of Washington,
    • At least eighteen years old on or before Election Day.
  • You may not register to vote if you are:
    • Presently denied your civil rights as a result of a felony conviction, or
    • Judicially declared mentally incompetent and ineligible to vote.

When can I start voting?

  • You must register 30 days prior to the next election by mail in registration.  After the 30 day cut-off you can still register to vote in person at the Auditor’s Office up to 15 days prior to the election.
  • After registering to vote you will receive verification of registration within 30 days. If you are not notified, contact the Auditor’s Office.

What if I move after I register to vote?

  • You can change your address or other information: