Voter ID
in Delaware

Many states now require Voter ID at the polls in order to vote. Find out your state's ID requirements so you know what to bring with you to cast your ballot.

Do all voters need ID?

ID required for first time voters?

ID required when voting absentee?

Acceptable ID Types for Delaware

Voter ID is not required to vote in Delaware, but poll workers will ask you to show proof of identity. If you do not show ID, you must fill out a form before you can vote. It is recommended that you bring a valid ID as showing ID makes the voting process faster and reduces mistakes.

Valid Voter IDs include:

  • Delaware Drivers License or State ID
  • U. S. Passport
  • Signed Polling Place or Social Security Card
  • Signed vehicle registration
  • Signed credit card with photo
  • A similar document that identifies the person by photo or signature

What happens when you go to vote without an ID

You will be asked to fill out a form, and then will be able to cast your vote.

Trans and Non-Binary Voters

Click here for state specific information for updating your ID and voter registration.

More Questions? Get Chat Help

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