Voting in
New Mexico

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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 Mexico, or learn more about voter ID & rights.

Election Details

Visit the New Mexico election website or call (505) 827-3600 to learn more about your states voting details.

Have more questions about voting?

Read our voting FAQ

Important Dates - Presidential Primary

Primary Election Date
Primary Registration Deadline (by mail)
Primary Type

Voting Information for New Mexico

Presidential Primaries

Only registered voters affiliated with a particular party may vote in its primary. See New Mexico Republican Party or Democratic Party sites for more details.

Statewide Primaries

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! New Mexico will hold municipal elections on March 3rd. Primary elections are on June 2, 2020. Voters that wish to participate in New Mexico’s closed primary elections must affiliate with their party of choice 28 days before the primary election.

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Early Voting + Absentee Voting

Early Voting Dates: May 16th to May 30th

You can vote in person at your county clerk’s office from May 16th to May 30th 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 May 28th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by 7 pm on election day.

Request Absentee Ballot

Voter ID + Eligibility for New Mexico

Voter ID Requirements

If you cannot show one of those forms of ID, you can also make a written or verbal statement of your name, date of birth and Social Security number, and you will be allowed to vote normally.

Voter Rights

Find out more about your rights in New Mexico.


You may pre-register for All Elections