Voter ID
in Missouri

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?
Yes

ID required for first time voters?
Yes

ID required when voting absentee?
No

Acceptable ID Types for Missouri

Show one form of acceptable ID

  • ID issued by Missouri, a Missouri agency, or local election authority in Missouri
  • Student ID -- ID issued by a Missouri institution (public or private) of higher education, including a university, college, vocational and technical school.
  • Copy of current utility bill, bank statement, paycheck, or government document/check with voter's name and address
 

Voter ID Details

Click here to find out how to get a FREE photo-ID to vote.

What happens when you go to vote without an ID

If you do not have any of these forms of ID, you may cast a ballot if two supervising election judges, attest they know you or you can vote using a provisional ballot. For this ballot to be counted you must return to the polling place on election day with a photo ID, or the signature on the provisional ballot envelope matches the signature on the voter registration form.

Trans and Non-Binary Voters

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

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