Registration Deadlines: 
Online: Oct. 16
By Mail: Oct. 16
In Person: Oct. 16
151 West Street, Suite 200, Annapolis, MD 21401
 
    (410) 269-2840
    info.sbe@maryland.gov
 

 maryland 

 registered to vote? 

 NEED TO REGISTER? 

 By Mail: 

To register to vote by mail you must print the voter registration form, fill it and mail it!
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
  • driver license or I.D.  card number
  • social security number
MAIL IT!

Completed forms can be submitted to your county clerk by:

  • mail

  • hand delivery

After your application is processed and accepted you will receive a voter registration card to the address provided.

In Person: 

Register to vote in person at:
  • your county clerk office
  • your local DMV office
  • state secretary office
what you will need:
  • Your name
  • Your date of birth
  • Your driver’s license number, ID number, or Learner's Permit number

Online:

 

what you will need:
  • Your name
  • Your date of birth
  • Your driver’s license number, ID number, or Learner's Permit number
 

voter information portal

 
FIND OUT YOUR:​​
  • Voter registration status
  • Poll location
  • Registration information
  • Key Election Dates
  • Request a vote-by-mail ballot
 

how to vote

 
election day voting
 
To vote you must show identification.
 

acceptable forms of I.D.


  • A copy of a current and valid photo ID (i.e., Maryland driver's license, MVA ID card, student, employee,
  • or military ID card
  • U.S. passport
  • or any other State or federal government-issued ID card);
or
  • A copy of a current* utility bill
  • bank statement
  • government check
  • paycheck or other government document that shows your name and address
*Current means that the document is dated within 3 months of the election.





 
 
vote by mail
who is eligible?
Any registered voter!
 
HOW DO I SUBMIT MY FORM?
You may submit the completed application to your county clerk via:
  • mail
  • in person
 DEADLINES: 
BALLOT REQUEST: Oct. 28 if receiving ballot by mail or fax.
                           Oct. 31 if downloading ballot electronically.
BALLOT RETURN: Postmarked by Nov. 6 and delivered to your county clerk no later than Nov. 16.
*note: if you missed the deadline but still want to apply for a vote by mail ballot you can apply in person at your county clerk!
 
EARLY VOTING
You may vote early at your early voting location through Oct. 23 - Oct. 30!
 
military/overseas
who is eligible?
  • an active duty member of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine;
  • an eligible spouse or family member of an active duty member of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine; or
  • a U.S. citizen residing outside the U.S.
HOW DO I REGISTER & VOTE?
 
The military voter form acts acts as both a registration and a vote by mail request.
You can also use the FVAP's online assistant to electronically fill out the form to then print and mail.
      *note: you need a printer to use this service.
HOW DO I SUBMIT MY FORM?
After completing and signing you may submit your FPCA to your county clerk's office by:​
  • mail

  • email

  • fax

*note: if you are registering for the first time you must mail your form

 DEADLINES: 
VOTER REGISTRATION: Oct. 14
BALLOT REQUEST: By mail or fax: Nov. 1 By email: Nov. 2
BALLOT RETURN: Nov. 6 by 8:00pm
If you missed the deadlines but are otherwise eligible to vote absentee you may use the federal write-in absentee form!
 

candidates

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