Finding Your Voter Registration and Polling Place

You can access the Lookup Voter Registration page to find your voter registration and and the Lookup Polling Place page to find your polling place. You must provide your county of residence, last name, first name, and date of birth to locate your voter registration and polling place. If your voter registration is not found, the system displays a message informing you to contact your County Voter Registration Office for assistance.

 

To find your voter registration and polling place:

 

  1. If the Lookup Voter Registration page is not already displayed, click the confirm voter registration or find polling place link near the top of the web page.

 

To...

Then...

Find your voter registration...

Click the confirm voter registration link near the top of the web page.

 

 

The Lookup Voter Registration page is displayed.

Find your polling place...

Click the find polling place link near the top of the web page.

 

 

The Lookup Polling Place page is displayed.

 

  1. Select your county of residence from the county drop-down list box.

 

Tip: You can jump to a specific place within a drop-down list box using keyboard keys. First, click the arrow on the right side of the drop-down list box to display its values. Press the home key to display the first value in the list. Press the end key to display the last value in the list. Press a letter key (A-Z) to display the first value in the list that begins with that letter. For example, pressing the m key displays the first value in the drop-down list box that begins with the letter M.

 

  1. Type your last name in the last name field (e.g., smith, Smith, SMITH).

 

  1. Type your first name in the first name field (e.g., john, John, JOHN).

 

  1. Type your date of birth in the date of birth field (e.g., MM/DD/CCYY).

 

Tip: To select a date from the calendar, click the calendar icon Calendar icon graphic and select the desired date.

 

  1. Click the find button.

 

Tip: To clear the search criteria to perform a new search, click the clear button.

 

If...

Then...

A single record matches the specified search criteria and your voter registration is not incomplete, canceled, or rejected...

The voter registration that matches the specified search criteria is displayed.

No records match the specified search criteria...

The system displays a message instructing you to contact your County Voter Registration Office for assistance. You can:

 

  • Contact your County Voter Registration Office for assistance.

  • Modify your search criteria and repeat the search.

  • Click the register online link to register online to vote.

Multiple records match the specified search criteria...

  1. Enter additional search criteria as follows:

 

    • To search by driver's license number, click the driver's license number radio button and type your 9-digit BMV-issued driver's license number in the driver's license number field.

 

    • To search by SSN, click the last 4 digits of social security number radio button and type the last 4 digits of your SSN in the last 4 digits of social security number field.

 

    • To search by state ID, click the state identification number radio button and type your 9-digit BMV-issued state ID number in the state identification number field.

 

  1. Click the find button.

 

If...

Then...

Your voter registration is found and it isn't incomplete, canceled, or rejected...

Your voter registration is displayed.

Your voter registration still cannot be displayed...

The system displays a message instructing you to contact your County Voter Registration Office for assistance. You can:

 

  • Contact your County Voter Registration Office for assistance.

  • Modify your search criteria and repeat the search.

  • Click the register online link to register online to vote.

 

 

  1. Perform the following:

 

To...

Then...

Expand a section to view its contents...

Click the plus sign (+) to the left of the desired heading.

Collapse a section to hide its contents...

Click the minus sign (-) to the left of the desired heading.

Get directions to your polling place...

  1. Click the plus sign (+) to the left of the Polling Place heading.

 

The Polling Place section is expanded.

 

  1. Click the driving directions link in the Polling Place section of the Lookup Voter Registration page.

 

The mapping web site is displayed.

 

  1. Follow the instructions provided on the mapping web site.

View the status of your absentee application and/or ballot...

  1. Click the plus sign (+) to the left of the Absentee heading.

 

The Absentee section is expanded.

 

  1. Select the election for which to view absentee information from the election drop-down list box.

 

Your absentee application and ballot information is displayed.

 

In the table below are definitions for the fields and buttons on the Lookup Voter Registration page, organized alphabetically by section.

 

Term

Definition

Search by Voter Registration Section

Clear Button

Removes the data from all the search criteria fields to allow you to conduct a new search.

County

The county in which you reside. Valid values are provided in a drop-down list box.

Date of Birth

Your date of birth. The field format is MM/DD/CCYY.

Driver's License Number

Your 9-digit BMV-issued driver's license number. This field is visible only if more than one record matched your search criteria.

Driver's License Number Radio Button

Indicates you want to search by your 9-digit BMV-issued driver's license number. This button is visible only if more than one record matched your search criteria.

First Name

Your first name. This field is not case-sensitive. You can type all lowercase, mixed case, or uppercase (e.g., john, John, JOHN).

Find Button

Initiates a search for a voter registration record based on the specified search criteria.

Last 4 Digits of Social Security Number

The last four digits of your social security number. This field is visible only if more than one record matched your search criteria.

Last Name

Your last name. This field is not case-sensitive. You can type all lowercase, mixed case, or uppercase (e.g., smith, Smith, SMITH).

State Identification Number

Your 9-digit BMV-issued state ID number. The BMV issues you a state ID if you don't have a BMV-issued driver's license and you request a photo identification card. This field is visible only if more than one record matched your search criteria.

State Identification Number Radio Button

Indicates you want to search by your BMV-issued state ID number. This button is visible only if more than one record matched your search criteria.

Search Results Section

Additional Documentation Required

Indicates if you are required to provide additional documentation prior to voting.

 

For example, if you submitted a registration application by mail and had not previously voted in a general election in your county as of the date your registration application is received, you must provide additional identification documentation to the county voter registration office prior to voting. The identification documentation required may be either your:

 

  • Current and valid photo identification; or

  • Current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or government document that shows your name and registration address.

 

The ID requirements do not apply if you:

 

  • Are an absent military or overseas voter;

  • Are entitled to vote absentee under federal law; or

  • Provided your driver's license number or the last four digits of your SSN on your registration application and the county voter registration office or election division matches your ID to an existing state ID record.

County

The county in which you reside.

Date of Status

The date your voter registration was assigned its current status.

Precinct

Your voting precinct.

Residential Address

The address where you reside. Included are the first two lines of the address (e.g., street, P.O. box), city, state, and ZIP code.

Status

The status of your voter registration. Valid values are:

 

  • Not Registered You are not registered to vote.

  • Registered You are registered to vote.

Status Reason

The reason the status of your voter registration is not registered. This field is visible only if your voter registration is not registered. Valid reasons may be that your registration application is:

 

  • Being processed You will receive correspondence if the Voter Registration Office needs additional information from you to complete processing.

  • In a seven day waiting period If you present identification in person, the seven day period is waived.

  • Canceled You will receive correspondence indicating why your registration is canceled.

  • Rejected You will receive correspondence indicating why your registration is rejected.

Township

Your voting township.

Voter Name

Your full name, displayed as first name, middle initial, last name, and suffix (e.g., John M. Doe, Jr.). This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot.

Polling Place Section

Facility

The name of the facility where your polling place is located.

Facility Address

The address where your polling place is located.

Get Driving Directions

A link that opens the mapping web site to allow you to obtain directions to your polling place.

Accessibility Information Section

Accessibility Restrictions

The poll location's accessibility restrictions and the date surveyed.

 

  • Description - A description of the poll location's accessibility restriction (e.g., no wheelchair access).

  • Survey Date - The date the poll location was surveyed to determine accessibility restrictions.

ADA Comment

Additional information regarding the poll location's compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

ADA Compliant

Indicates if the poll location complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Provisional Ballot Section

Election

The election for which you have a provisional ballot. This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot.

Outcome Date

The date the decision was made as to whether your provisional ballot counts as a vote. This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot.

Primary Vote Type

The primary election office for which you cast a vote. This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot and the election is a primary election.

Reason Not Counted

The reason your provisional ballot was not counted (e.g., invalid registration). This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot that wasn't counted.

Status

The status of your provisional ballot. This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot. Valid values are:

 

  • Counted Your provisional ballot was counted.

  • Not Counted Your provisional ballot was not counted; a reason is provided.

  • Partially Counted Your provisional ballot was partially counted.

County Election Board Contact Information Section

Facility

The name of the facility where the County Election Board is located.

Mailing Address

The mailing address of the County Election Board.

Phone

The County Election Board's telephone number.

County Voter Registration Office Contact Information Section

Email

The County Voter Registration Office's email address.

Facility

The name of the facility where your County Voter Registration Office is located.

Facility Address

The address where your County Voter Registration Office is located.

Fax

The County Voter Registration Office's fax number.

Phone

The County Voter Registration Office's telephone number.

Districts Section

Districts

Your voting districts, which include statewide, township, congressional, state senate, state house, county commissioner, county council, municipality, and school.

Absentee Section

Election

The election for which to display absentee application and ballot information. Valid values are provided in a drop-down list box.

Receipt Date (Application)

The date the absentee application was received from the voter. The field format is MM/DD/CCYY.

Received by Method (Application)

The method by which the absentee application was received from the voter (e.g., mail, fax).

Receipt Date (Ballot)

The date the absentee ballot was received from the voter. The field format is MM/DD/CCYY.

Received by Method (Ballot)

The method by which the absentee ballot was received from the voter (e.g., mail, fax).

Sent Date

The date the absentee ballot was sent to the voter. The field format is MM/DD/CCYY.

Sent Method

The method by which an absentee ballot was sent to a voter (e.g., mail, fax).

 

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