​​P.O. Box 12060

Austin, Texas 78711-2060

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      512.463.5650
Fax: 512.475.2811
       elections@sos.texas.gov
 
Registration Deadlines: 
Online: N/A
By Mail: Oct. 9
In Person: Oct. 9

 texas 

 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!
No printer?
​Ask for a voter registration application to be mailed to you here!
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
  • driver license or I.D. card number

Online:

 

Texas does not have online voter registration :(
 

voter information portal

​FIND OUT YOUR:
  • If you are registered to vote
  • Your voter registration address
  • Location and directions to your polling place
  • If you are on the list to have ballots mailed to you
  • The status of your mailed ballot
  • A sample ballot
 

how to vote

 
 
 
election day voting
To vote you must show identification.

ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF I.D.


  • Texas Driver License issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
  • Texas Election Identification Certificate issued by DPS
  • Texas Personal Identification Card issued by DPS
  • Texas Handgun License issued by DPS
  • United States Military Identification Card containing the person’s photograph
  • United States Citizenship Certificate containing the person’s photograph
  • United States Passport (book or card)
  • copy or original of a government document that shows the voter’s name and an address, including the voter’s voter registration certificate;

  • copy of or original current utility bill;

  • copy of or original bank statement;

  • copy of or original government check;

  • copy of or original paycheck; or

  • copy of or original of (a) a certified domestic (from a U.S. state or territory) birth certificate or (b) a document confirming birth admissible in





 
vote by mail
who is eligible?
  • be 65 years or older;

  • be disabled;

  • be out of the county on election day and during the period for early voting by personal appearance; or

  • be confined in jail, but otherwise eligible.

 
 
No printer?
​Ask for a vote by mail application to be mailed to you here!
HOW DO I SUBMIT MY FORM?
You may submit the completed application to your county clerk via:
  • mail
  • in person
 DEADLINES:
BALLOT REQUEST: received oct. 26
BALLOT RETURN: Nov. 6
 
EARLY VOTING
Registered voters can vote early in-person from Oct. 22 - Nov. 2 at an early voting location.   
who is eligible?
Any registered voter!
 
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

 
 DEADLINES: 
BALLOT REQUEST: oct. 26
BALLOT RETURN: Nov. 13
If you missed the deadlines but are otherwise eligible to vote absentee you may use the federal write-in absentee form!
 

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