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Registering to Vote in Iowa

Voter Registration

To vote in Iowa, you must be registered to vote. To qualify to register to vote, you must be:

  • A U.S. citizen
  • A Iowa resident
  • At least 17-1/2 years old (must be 18 years old by election day to vote)

You cannot:

  • Be a convicted felon (unless your voting rights have been restored
  • Be judged mentally incompetent to vote by a court
  • Claim the right to vote in any other place
Am I registered to Vote?
https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/voterreg/regtovote/search.aspx

Updating Your Voter Registration

You must update your voter registration if you:

  • Change your name
  • Change your address
  • Change party affiliation

To update your registration, complete a new registration form and return it to your county auditor.

If you moved within the county, you may also report a change of address on election day at the polling place for the address where you live. You may be asked to show identification which shows your name and current address. Acceptable forms of identification are:

  • Current and valid photo ID
  • Utility bill
  • Bank statement
  • Paycheck
  • Government check or other government document

If you moved to a different county, you may register to vote on election day.

Download a voter registration form.

DISCLAIMER: THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS EXCERPTED FROM THE IOWA SECRETARY OF STATE WEBSITE. CAIR-IOWA IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ITS CONTENT, AND MAKES NO CLAIMS OF CORRECTNESS. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/