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Indiana voter registration guide

Indiana voter registration deadlines

  • Register to vote (online): Received by October 5, 2020
  • Register to vote (by mail): Postmarked by October 5, 2020
  • Register to vote (in person): Received by October 5, 2020

Check your Indiana 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 Indiana registration using the Indiana voter registration lookup tool.
  • If you're not registered to vote, or you need to update your voter registration information, follow the instructions below.

Indiana voter registration rules

To register in Indiana you must:

  • be a citizen of the United States;
  • have resided in the precinct at least 30 days before the next election;
  • be at least 18 years old by the next general election;
  • not currently be incarcerated for a felony.

Register to vote online in Indiana

  • Indiana voters must include their Indiana driver's license number or state ID number with their online voter registration application.
  • Visit the Indiana online voter registration tool.
  • Fill out all the required fields.
  • You will be registered to vote as soon as you finish the workflow.
  • You should receive your voter registration card in the mail within 2-3 weeks. If not, you might want to follow up with your Local Election Office.
  • The deadline to register to vote online is received by October 5, 2020.

Register to vote by mail in Indiana

  1. Download and fill out the National Voter Registration Form.
  2. Box 6 - ID Number: Enter your Indiana issued driver's license number or the last 4 digits of your social security number. If you don't have either number, enter NONE in this space.
  3. Box 7 - Choice of Party: Leave blank
  4. Box 8 - Race or Ethnic Group: Leave blank.
  5. 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.
  6. Mail your voter registration form to the mailing address below. For faster delivery, send the form directly to your Local Election Office.
  7. Your voter registration form must be postmarked by October 5, 2020

Register to vote in person in Indiana

  1. Contact your Local Election Office to find where to register to vote in person.
  2. Indiana voters must provide their Indiana driver's license number, state ID number, or the last four digits of their social security number with their voter registration application.

Local Election Office

Contact your Local Election Office if you have questions about Indiana voter registration.

Statewide election office

This is the statewide agency that is ultimately responsible for Indiana elections. You can contact them with questions, but your Local Election Office will probably respond faster.

Election Division  
Office of the Secretary of State  
302 West Washington Street, Room Eā€204  
Indianapolis, IN 46204ā€2743