Voting Information Center
Update your registration
Make sure your voter registration is correct and ready for upcoming elections, or learn more about registering to vote in your area.
Register to Vote
In the military or overseas?
Learn more about voting from abroad. Members of the military, their families, and US citizens living in another country can request a ballot to vote absentee from anywhere in the world.
Help with local elections
You can help with elections in your community. Find out more about becoming a poll worker for upcoming elections in your area.
Facts about US elections
Get more details about how elections work.
Each state decides how to conduct its own elections. Rules about registering to vote, and the ways voters can lawfully cast their ballots, are different in each state.
You should check your voter registration even if you’ve voted before.
Both voting in person and voting by mail have a long history of trustworthiness in the US. Voter fraud is extremely rare across voting methods.
Bipartisan Policy Center
The Voting Information Center contains non-partisan information from multiple sources. Visit your state’s
for official government information. To learn more about what you see in the Voting Information Center, visit the