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Voter registration

How to register to vote in Washington

You can register to vote if you are:

  • A citizen of the United States.
  • A legal resident of Washington State and have lived at your address for at least 30 days before the election.
  • At least 18 years old when you vote.
  • Not under Department of Corrections supervision for a Washington felony conviction.
  • and
  • Not disqualified from voting due to a court order.

Moving within Washington? Update your voter registration

If you move to a new address in Washington State, you'll need to update your voter registration before you can vote.

  • Update your voter registration while completing a transaction at any driver licensing office.
  • or
  • Contact your county auditor by mail, email, or phone.
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