Voting in
Texas

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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 Texas, or learn more about voter ID & rights.

Election Details

Visit the Texas election website or call (800) 252-VOTE to learn more about your states voting details.

Have more questions about voting?

Read our voting FAQ

Important Dates - Presidential Primary

03/03/2020
Primary Election Date
02/03/2020
Primary Registration Deadline (by mail)
Open
Primary Type

Voting Information for Texas

Presidential Primaries

No party affiliation is required at registration to participate in primary. See Texas 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! Texas holds its primary election on March 3rd.  The deadline for registering to vote for the primary is February 3rd. .

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Early Voting + Absentee Voting

Early Voting Dates: February 18th to 28th

You can vote in person at any early voting location in your county from February 18th to 28th before the election. No excuse required.

To vote by mail, first you’ll need to apply for a ballot (click here) no later than February 21st. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be postmarked by the day before the election.

You’ll need to give an excuse to vote by mail ballot. Info here on what qualifies.

Request Absentee Ballot

Voter ID + Eligibility for Texas

Do Voters Need ID?

  • Yes, voters need an ID
  • Multiple forms of ID accepted
  • First time voters need ID

Voter Rights

Find out more about your rights in Texas.

Pre-registration

  • You may pre-register for All Elections
  • The pre-registration age is 17 years and 10 months