Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.
Register to vote in Alaska, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
Your state has automatic voter registration.
On April 6th there is a mayoral, school board, and proposition election in Anchorage. This is a vote by mail election - traditional polling places will not be open. Click here for more information on the municipal election.
Your voter registration must be postmarked, hand delivered, or submitted online by March 7th. If you are registered for Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend program at your current address, you are automatically registered to vote. In Alaska you can vote in person on Election Day, during early voting, or vote by mail.
Your polling place hours are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.
Early Voting Dates: March 22nd to April 5th (exact dates and times vary by county)
If you have a municipal election on April 6th, you can vote in-person at your Regional Election’s Office from March 22nd to April 5th before the election. No excuse required. Click here for early voting locations.
To vote absentee-by-mail or electronic transmission, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot by March 27th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be postmarked by April 6th. You must sign the certificate on the return envelope with an adult witness or official authorized to administer oaths present, such as a notary.
The vote-by-mail application period opens on Jan. 1st. You can select to receive ballots by mail or electronically for all or select elections in the calendar year. Applications sent by mail must be received at least 10 days prior to the election date.