Voting In Arizona

PRIMARY ELECTION
August 28, 2018
VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE
July 30, 2018

OTHER UPCOMING ARIZONA ELECTIONS

 

 
VOTER REGISTRATION

ID required to register?

YES. First-time registrants must provide either an Arizona Driver's License or non-driver State ID card if it was issued after October 1, 1996. Otherwise they must provide proof of citizenship from an approved list of documents.

Voters may register to vote using the Federal Form without proving citizenship, but will only be allowed to vote in Federal Elections.

Online Registration?

YES. Voters can register to vote or update their information ONLINE. Voters must have a valid Arizona Driver's License or non-driver State ID to register online.

DEADLINE: Twenty-nine (29) days before any Election.

Paper Registration

Voters can download and print a form that can be mailed or hand delivered to a County Recorder's office. Address Confidentiality Program Members can register via the ACP Process.

DEADLINE: Twenty-nine (29) days before any Election.

Same-Day Registration?

NO. Contact your state representatives and ask them to allow all Arizona voters to register to vote at their polling place on Election Day.

Automatic Registration?

NO. Contact your state representatives and ask them to enact automatic voter registration in Arizona.

Pre-Register Youth?

LIMITED. A voter may register to vote if they will be eighteen (18) on or before the next Election.

Contact your state representatives and ask them to allow voters to pre-register to vote after they turn sixteen (16).

Registration Portability?

NO. If voter moved to a new address that is covered by the same polling place as their old address, they can vote a regular ballot at that polling place after confirming their change of address. This is true regardless of how close to the election you moved.

If a voter moved to a new address within the same county but with a different polling place, they are entitled to vote a provisional ballot at the polling place associated with their new address. Voter MUST show identification with their name and current address within the precinct.

If voter moved within the 29 days before a primary, general, or runoff election, they are entitled to vote at their old polling place.

Click HERE for more info. Click HERE to find your polling place.

VOTING

ID required to vote?

PHOTO ID REQUIRED. Voters must present either one (1) form of photo ID or two (2) forms of non-photo ID from from an approved list. A voter without ID may vote a provisional ballot, but must return to the polling place on Election Day or go to a County Election Office within five (5) days to prove their identity.

Click HERE for more info.

Absentee Voting

YES. Arizona is a No-Excuse Absentee Voting state which means all registered voters can request an absentee ballot. Voters may request an absentee ballot for a single Election or be put on a Permanent Early Voting List for all future Elections. Voters can request an absentee ballot when they register or update their info ONLINE. Or they can request an early ballot by contacting their County Recorder's Office.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Must be received by 5pm on the second Friday before Election Day.

Vote-by-Mail?

YES. Arizona is a No-Excuse Absentee Voting state which allows all registered voters to Vote-by-Mail if they choose. See ABSENTEE VOTING for more information.

Early Voting?

YES. All registered voters may early vote In-Person. Early ballots can be also dropped off at any polling place WITHIN the voter's county during this period. Check with your County Election Official for hours and locations.

In-Person Early Voting begins twenty-six (26) days before Election Day and ends at 5:00pm on the Friday before Election Day.

Type of Primary?

STATE-LEVEL & CONGRESSIONAL PRIMARIES

  • Voters who are Undeclared or registered as Nonpartisan may vote for any candidate in the Primary Election.
  • Voters registered in a recognized political party may only vote for a candiates from their political party.

PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARIES

  • Voters must be affiliated with a particular party to vote in its primary.

Youth Vote in Primary?

NO. Contact your state representatives and ask them to allow all voters who will be eighteen (18) on or before any Election to vote in the preceding Primary Election.

 

 

Student Voters

Students attending college in Arizona should visit the CAMPUS PROJECT for more information on registering to vote and voting in Arizona.

Military/Overseas

Military and Overseas voters should go HERE for more info about registering to vote and voting in Arizona.

Felon Voting Rights

First-time felons have their rights automatically restored after completion of sentence, probation, and parole. Second-time felons must apply to have their rights restored. Regardless, all voters MUST re-register. Click HERE for more info.

Voters With Disabilities

Voters with disabilities can request assistance to register with 72 hours notice to their County Election Office. For more information on voting with disabilities, voters can click HERE and HERE.

 

 

DISCLAIMER: We try to have the most current and complete information. But, if you think something is incorrect or incomplete, please feel free to LET US KNOW so we can correct it. Furthermore, we encourage voters to contact their state election officials if they have any questions.