Register to Vote

How do you register to vote?

  • Register to vote in Wisconsin online here.
  • Registrese para votar en Wisconsin aqui.
  • By mail up to 20 days before Election Day.
  • In person at your municipal clerk’s office until the Friday before Election Day.
  • At your polling location on Election Day when you go to vote.
  • Keep in mind...
  • You must present proof of residence to register to vote when registering in person or by mail (see PROOF OF RESIDENCE, below).
  • You must register again if you move.
  • If you have been issued a WI driver’s license or WI DOT-issued ID that is current and valid, you must provide the number and expiration date. If you have not been issued a WI driver’s license or WI DOT-issued ID, you must provide the last 4 digits of your Social Security number.

Proof of Residence

The paper or electronic document must include your name and current home address.

  • A current and valid WI driver’s license or WI photo ID card.
  • Any other official identification card or license issued by a Wisconsin governmental body or unit.  
  • A real estate tax bill or receipt for the current year or the year preceding the date of the election.
  • A utility bill for the period commencing not earlier than 90 days before registering.
  • A bank or credit union statement.
  • A paycheck or pay stub.
  • A check or other document issued by any government agency or public school.
  • Homeless voters can prove their voting address with an affidavit from a social service agency.
  • A residential lease valid on date of registration (not valid if registering by mail).
  • A university or college ID card if accompanied by a fee statement for the current semester.
  • More Proof of Residence options