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 Arkansas, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
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Important Dates - Presidential Primary
Voting Information for Arkansas
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.
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Early Voting + Absentee Voting
Early Voting Dates: February 17th to March 2nd
You can vote in person at locations designated by your county from February 17th to March 2nd before the election. No excuse required.
To vote absentee by mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot (click here) no later than February 25th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by 7:30 pm on election day.
You’ll need to give an excuse to vote by absentee ballot. Info here on what qualifies.
Voter ID + Eligibility for Arkansas
Voter ID Requirements
For more information on how to obtain a free photo I.D., click here. If you do not have ID, you may cast a provisional ballot. The provisional ballot will be counted if the voter returns to the county clerk or county election commission by noon the Monday after the election with either proof of identity or an affidavit swearing the voter has no photo I.D. because of indigence or a religious objection to being photographed. For more information on doing so, click here.
Find out more about your rights in Arkansas.
You may pre-register for All Elections
You may vote at age 17 in primary elections if you're 18 by the general election