How & Where to Vote
Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.
Register to Vote
Register to vote in Alabama, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
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Important Dates - Presidential Primary
Voting Information for Alabama
Don’t miss your next election!
Don’t miss your next election! Alabama will hold its presidential preference election and state primary elections on March 3, 2020. The voter registration deadline for primary elections is February 15, 2020.Find Your Representatives What Do Your Representatives Stand For?
Early Voting + Absentee Voting
Early Voting Dates: None
To vote absentee by mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot (click here) by February 27, 2020. Then, when you reurn your absentee ballot it must be postmarked by March 2, 2020.
You’ll need to give an excuse to vote by absentee ballot. Info here on what qualifies.
Voter ID + Eligibility for Alabama
Voter ID Requirements
If a voter does not have an ID, they must vote a provisional ballot or, if two election officials can identify the voter as an eligible voter and sign a sworn affidavit stating so, they may vote a regular ballot.
Student IDs are valid if from Alabama college, university, technical, or professional school.
Find out more about your rights in Alabama.
You may pre-register for All Elections
You may vote at age 17 in primary elections if you're 18 by the general election