Instructions for voting

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  • How To: Register to Vote

    Voter registration requirements and deadlines. Register to vote

  • How To: Vote

    Find out how, where, and when to vote. How to vote

  • Spread the word

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Get Out The Vote!

How to Register to Vote

Register Online

You’ll need your Indiana driver’s license or state ID card number to register online.

Register Online


Check if you’re registered to vote

indianavoters.in.gov

Registration requirements

  • Be a US citizen
  • Live at an Indiana address by Oct 9
  • Be 18 years old by Election Day, Nov 6
  • Not be in jail after being convicted of a crime

How to Vote

Vote early
Oct 11–Nov 6

Bring an accepted form of ID


Vote on Election Day
Nov 6

Polls are open 6 AM–6 PM local time. If you’re in line at your polling place by 6 PM, you’re allowed to vote.

Bring an accepted form of ID.


Who can vote early

All registered voters can vote absentee in person before Election Day.

Absentee ballot received by
November 6

Vote early
Oct 11–Nov 6

Bring an accepted form of ID


Vote on Election Day
November 6

Polls are open 6 AM–6 PM local time. If you’re in line at your polling place by 6 PM, you’re allowed to vote.

Bring an accepted form of ID

Voting requirements
  • Be registered to vote in Indiana. Check if you’re registered to vote.
  • Be a US citizen
  • Be a resident in your voting district by Oct 9
  • Be at least 18 years old by Election Day
  • Not currently in prison after being convicted of crime

In person ID requirements

Be sure to bring an ID that meets these 4 requirements:

  • Displays your photo
  • Displays your name
  • Has an expiration date that shows the ID hasn’t expired or expired after Nov 4, 2014
    Military ID is not required to have an expiration date
  • Is issued by Indiana or the US government

Examples of IDs that meet this criteria are:

  • Indiana driver’s license
  • Indiana photo ID card
  • Military ID
  • US passport

Frequently Asked Questions