Voter Information

Voter Education

Register to Vote 

To qualify as a registered voter in New York State, you must:

  • be a United States citizen;

  • be 18 years old by December 31 of the year in which you file a registration form (note: you must be 18 years old by the date of the general, primary or other election in which you want to vote);

  • resident of this state and the county, city or village for at least 30 days before the election;

  • not be in prison or on parole for a felony conviction (unless parolee pardoned or restored rights of citizenship);

  • not be adjudged mentally incompetent by a court;

  • not claim the right to vote elsewhere.

New York State Voter Registration Forms

Application for Absentee Ballot

County Board of Elections