Voting In North Dakota

GENERAL ELECTION (MIDTERM)
November 6, 2018
VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE
No Registration Required

 

 
VOTER REGISTRATION

Online Registration?

North Dakota does not require voters to register prior to Election Day. However, North Dakota law still provides cities with the ability to register voters for city elections.

Paper Form Registration

North Dakota does not require voters to register prior to Election Day. However, North Dakota law still provides cities with the ability to register voters for city elections.

Election Day Registration

North Dakota does not require voters to register prior to Election Day and can show up to polls on election day without registering. However, North Dakota law still provides cities with the ability to register voters for city elections.

Automatic Registration?

North Dakota does not require voters to register prior to Election Day, so technically everyone is already registered for state and federal elections. However, North Dakota law still provides cities with the ability to register voters for city elections.

Pre-Register Youth?

North Dakota does not require voters to register prior to Election Day, so technically everyone is already pre-registered for state and federal elections. However, North Dakota law still provides cities with the ability to register voters for city elections.

Registration Portability?

Voters must reside in their precinct thirty (30) days prior to the Election. Voters moving within thirty (30) days before Election Day may vote in their former precinct.

Click HERE to find your polling place.

VOTING

ID required to vote?

YES. Voters MUST show proof of birth date and residency. This can include: a North Dakota driver's license or ID card; an ID issued by a tribal government; a form of identification issued by the Secretary of State; or combination of these. Click HERE for more info.

Absentee Voting?

YES. North Dakota is a No-Excuse Absentee Voting state which means all registered voters can request an absentee ballot. Voters can apply ONLINE or can download and print an application which can be mailed or hand delivered to their County Auditor's Office.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: No specific deadline, but recommend requesting your ballot at least one month before Election Day.

Vote-by-Mail?

YES. Montana is a No-Excuse Absentee Voting state which allows all registered voters to vote an absentee ballot by mail.

See ABSENTEE VOTING for more information.

Early Voting?

YES. All registered voters may vote early In-Person. Contact your County Auditor's Office for voting hours and locations.

In-Person Early Voting begins fifteen (15) days before Election Day and ends the day before Election Day.

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 North Dakota should visit the CAMPUS PROJECT for more information on registering to vote and voting in North Dakota.

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 North Dakota.

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 should go HERE for more info.

 

 

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