Register to Vote

Register to Vote

Group of young voters. I'm registered to vote are you?

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All eligible citizens wishing to vote must be on the official list of registered voters. If you moved or changed your name you must re-register! 

Problems voting or registering?

  • Call Election Protection:
    • 866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683) English
    • 888-Ve-Y-Vota (839-8682) Spanish
    • 888-API-VOTE (888-274-8683) English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Vietnamese, Bengali, Urdu, Hindi, and Tagalog
    • Or call your county voter registrar or the Secretary of State of Texas at (800) 252-VOTE

Update your voter registration if you have...

  • Moved?
  • Name change?
  • Not voted in the last four years?


  • You do not need to register before every election.
  • Your county voter registrar can help you with voter registration concerns. You may ask your county registrar to keep your address off the public record if you are a peace officer or a victim of Domestic abuse.
  • If you are registered to vote, you will receive a new voter registration card in the mail every two years. If you move it will not be forwarded.
  • Your application must be received in your county voter registrar's office or postmarked at least 30 days before an election for you to be eligible to vote in that election.

Who Can Register to Vote?

  • A citizen of the United States,
  • A resident of the county, and
  • 17 years 10 months old (to vote you must be 18 years old on Election Day).
  • You must not have been declared mentally incapacitated by a court of law.
  • If you have been convicted of a felony, you may register to vote only after you have completed the punishment phase of your conviction, including any terms of incarceration, parole, supervision, or period of probation ordered by the court.

Can I Register to Vote Online in Texas? No! You must fill out, sign, and mail or turn in the application!



The LWV-TX Fights for Your Right to Vote!

LBJ and Voting Rights Act photo

President Lyndon B. Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Rosa Parks at the signing of the Voting Rights Act on August 6, 1965