Voting In Indiana

GENERAL ELECTION (MIDTERM)
November 6, 2018
VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE
October 9, 2018

 

 
VOTER REGISTRATION

Online Registration?

YES. Voters can register to vote or update their information ONLINE or through their mobile device by using the IN.gov App which can be downloaded from the Apple or Google Play Stores. Voters must have a valid Indiana Driver's License or non-driver State ID to register online.

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

Paper Form Registration

Voters can register to vote in-person, or they can download and print a form then mail or deliver it in person to their County Registration Office. Click HERE for more info.

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

Election Day Registration

NO. Contact your state representatives and ask them to allow all Indiana 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.

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. Voters who move to a new address that is covered by the same polling place as your old address, can vote after confirming the change of address regardless of how close to the election they moved.

Voters who move to a new address within the same county but with a different polling place can vote at the voter's old polling place after confirming new address orally or in writing.

Voters who move to a new address in a different county within thirty (30) days of the Election can vote in their old polling place after signing an affidavit. Click HERE for more info.

Click HERE to find your polling place.

VOTING

ID required to vote?

YES. A valid state or federally issued photo ID with an address that matches the one in the voter registration record is required to vote. If a voter is unable to provide ID they may cast a provisional ballot. Voter will have until noon ten (10) days after the election to follow up with the county election board and either provide the necessary documentation or affirm one of the law’s exemptions applies to you. Click HERE for more info.

Absentee Voting?

LIMITED. Only QUALIFIED voters may vote by absentee ballot. Click HERE to see if you qualify.

Eligible voters wishing to vote Absentee-by-Mail can download and print an application which can be mailed to their County Election Board. Absentee voters wishing to vote Absentee In-Person must call their County Election Board to request an application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Must be received by 11:59pm on the 8th day before Election Day.

Contact your state representatives and ask them to allow "No-Excuse Absentee Voting" for all Indiana voters.

Vote-by-Mail?

LIMITED. Only Absentee Voters may Vote-by-Mail. See ABSENTEE VOTING for more info.

Contact your state representatives and ask them to expand Vote-by-Mail to all Indiana voters.

Early Voting?

LIMITED. Only Absentee Voters may vote early In-Person. They may apply for an absentee ballot In-Person at their County Election Board and vote that ballot in the same trip.

In-Person Absentee voting begins twenty-eight (28) days before Election Day and ends at 12:00pm the day before Election Day. See ABSENTEE VOTING for more info.

Contact your state representatives and ask them to expand In-Person Early Voting to more locations and to all Indiana voters.

Youth Vote in Primary?

YES. Registered voters who will be eighteen (18) on or before Election Day may vote in the preceding Primary Election.

 

 

Student Voters

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

Military/Overseas

Military and Overseas Voters should go to the Federal Voting Assistance Program website for more information on registering to vote and voting in Indiana.

Felony conviction?

Ex-felons will have their right to vote automatically restored after serving their sentence. Ex-felons on probation or parole may vote. Ex-felons MUST re-register to vote.

Voters With Disabilities

Voters with disabilities go HERE for more information.

 

 

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.