Arizona voter registration guide
Last updated: May 20, 2020
- You can register to vote in-person.
- You can register to vote online in Arizona.
- You can register to vote by-mail in Arizona.
- Military and overseas voters follow a different process.
Arizona voter registration deadlines
- In-person: 29 days before Election Day
- By-mail: Postmarked 29 days before Election Day
- Online: 29 days before Election Day
Arizona voter registration rules
To register in Arizona you must:
- be a citizen of the United States;
- be a resident of Arizona and your county at least 29 days preceding the next election;
- be 18 years old on or before the next general election;
- be able to write your name or mark, unless prevented from so doing by physical disability;
- not have been convicted of treason or a felony (or have had your civil rights restored); and
- not currently be declared an incapacitated person by a court of law.
Register to vote online in Arizona
You will need an Arizona ID to use Arizona's online voter registration system. If you do not have an Arizona ID, you can still register to vote by mail.
Register to vote by-mail in Arizona
- Review the “Voter registration rules” section above and check that you're eligible.
- Download and fill out the National Voter Registration Form.
- Box 6 - ID Number: Provide your Arizona driver license or state ID card number. If you don't have one, provide the last 4 digits of your social security number. If you are unable to provide any of these numbers, please write “NONE” in this space.
- Box 7 - Choice of Party: If you are registered in a political party which has qualified for ballot recognition, you will be permitted to vote the primary election ballot for that party. If you are registered as an independent, no party preference or as a member of a party which is not qualified for ballot recognition, you may select and vote one primary election ballot for one of the recognized political parties.
- Box 8 - Race or Ethnic Group: Leave blank.
- Print, date, and sign the form. If you do not have a printer, you can print the form out at any local library. If you do not have a stamp, you can buy one from any grocery store: just ask the cashier to sell you one.
- Mail your voter registration form to the mailing address below. For faster delivery, send the form directly to your local election office.
- Your voter registration form must be postmarked 29 days before Election Day
Double-check your Arizona voter registration status
If you can't remember if you're registered to vote, or you want to make sure your information is correct, you can check your Arizona registration using the Arizona voter registration lookup tool.
Need help registering to vote in Arizona?
Your local election office is responsible for running elections in your area. You should contact your local election office if you have questions about registering to vote. Mail your voter registration form to your local election office for faster processing.
State election office
This is the state-wide agency that is ultimately responsible for Arizona elections. You can mail your voter registration form to this address. For faster processing, mail your form to your local election office.
Secretary of State
1700 W. Washington, 7th Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85007‐2888