Voter ID
in Indiana

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 Indiana

Valid forms of identification include;

  • Photo ID that
    • Includes your name as it is in the registration records
    • Includes an expiration date, which must be current or expired after the date of the most recent general election (unless it is an "indefinite" military ID).
  • Student ID
    • From an Indiana State school may only be used if it meets all of the 4 criteria specified above. If student photo ID does not have your current address, you must establish your address with a second form of identification that does (other ID, utility bill, bank statement, paycheck, etc).
    • A student ID from a private institution may not be used for voting purposes.
  • Indiana Driver's License
  • Indiana Photo ID Card
  • Military ID
  • U.S. Passport

What happens when you go to vote without an ID

You can vote using a provisional ballot. You have until 10 days after the election to follow up and provide an accepted form of voter ID, or sign an affidavit that a legal exception applies.

Trans and Non-Binary Voters

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

More Questions? Get Chat Help

Visit our friends at VoteRiders for detailed state specific information. (Note: this link will take you to the VoteRiders chatbot on Facebook Messenger.)