Acceptable ID Types for Connecticut
Voters in Connecticut must show ID at the polls to vote.
- Social Security Card
- Any other pre-printed form of ID that shows your
- Name and address, OR
- Name and signature, OR
- Name and photo
Connecticut will accept IDs from US states, besides Connecticut.
What happens when you go to vote without an ID
You can vote using a provisional ballot. All registered voters must show ID at the polls. If you are a registered voter, but do not bring an acceptable ID, you may vote a provisional ballot. For this ballot to be counted you must sign a written affirmation that you are qualified to vote, that you have not already voted in the election, and provide your address and birth date.
Trans and Non-Binary Voters
Click here for state specific information for updating your ID and voter registration.