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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 Oklahoma, or learn more about voter ID & rights.

Election Details

Visit the Oklahoma Election Website or call (405) 521-2391 to learn more about your states voting details.

Don’t miss your next election!

There are local elections throughout 2021 in Oklahoma. Click here for a full calendar.

Your voter registration application must be postmarked, hand delivered, or submitted online. You can vote in person with an absentee ballot at your county elections office, on Election Day, or vote by mail in Oklahoma.

Your polling place hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.


Presidential Primaries

The Republican Party holds closed primaries. You must be registered as a Republican to participate in the primary.

The Democratic Party holds semi-closed primaries and will allow unaffiliated voters and voters registered as Democrats to participate in their primaries.

See Oklahoma 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.

Early Voting + Absentee Voting

Early Voting Dates: Click here for 2021 election dates 

You can vote in-person with an absentee ballot at your county board of elections office or satellite locations from before the election. No excuse required.

To vote absentee by-mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by Election Day. Your ballot will require a notary signature as a witness, or if you are physically incapacitated two witness signatures. More info here.

The absentee ballot application period opens Jan.1st. You may submit one form annually and select all elections or individual elections.


Voter ID + Access for Oklahoma

Do Voters Need ID?

  • Yes, voters need an ID
  • State or federal photo ID is required
  • Multiple forms of ID accepted
  • First time voters need ID

More Chances to Register

Your state does not offer additional voter registration options outside of the deadlines listed above.


  • If you are 17 and will be 18 on or before the next election, you may register to vote.
Youth participation is affected by changing state legislation or party rules. If we are not up to date please let us know.

Have you been convicted of a felony?

See what the registration laws are in your state below.

Felon Re-Enfranchisement Laws

Voting and attending college?

Get information on how to vote from Campus Vote Project below.

College Student Voting Info