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 New Hampshire, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
Have more questions about voting?
Read our voting FAQ
Important Dates - General Election
Voting Information for New Hampshire
Parties have the option of allowing unaffiliated voters to declare a party affiliation at the polls and allow those voters to participate in their primary. Change of party will not be accepted with election day regsitration.
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.
Don’t miss your next election!
Don’t miss your next election! You may register to vote with valid ID on Election Day. Preregistration is recommended. Voters affiliated with a party that wish to participate in New Hampshire’s closed primary elections under a different affiliation may change party up to 1 day before the election. Unaffiliated voters may choose to vote in either party’s primary.Find Your Representatives What Do Your Representatives Stand For?
Early Voting + Absentee Voting
Early Voting Dates: Varies by county clerk
You can vote in person at your county clerk’s office approximately 30 days before the election, using an absentee ballot.
To vote absentee by mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot (click here) by February 10th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by election day.
Whether it’s in person or by mail, you’ll need to give an excuse to vote by absentee ballot. Info here on what qualifies.
Voter ID + Eligibility for New Hampshire
Do Voters Need ID?
- Yes, voters need an ID
- Multiple forms of ID accepted
- First time voters need ID
- Student IDs accepted
Find out more about your rights in New Hampshire.
- You may pre-register for All Elections