Who Can Register To Vote?

Generally, any person who is 1) at least 18 years old, 2) a citizen of the United States, and 3) a legal resident of Florida may register to vote in the county where that person is a legal resident, so long as the person has not been adjudicated mentally incapacitated with respect to voting nor…

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Where Do I Vote on Election Day?

A voting precinct is a place close to the area in which you live where you will go to vote. There are usually multiple voting precincts within a county and your precinct’s location can change depending upon the address of your legal residence. On election day, you are supposed to vote in the election precinct…

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Do I Need Identification to Vote?

At the polls, you will be asked to provide a current and valid picture identification. Approved forms of picture identification are: Florida driver’s license, Florida identification card issued by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, United States passport, debit or credit card, military identification, student identification retirement center identification, neighborhood  association identification, public…

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Is There A Deadline To Register To Vote?

With limited exceptions for the military, you must register to vote at least twenty-nine (29) days before Election Day. (§§97.055 and 97.0555, Fla. Stat.)   You may update your name, address, and signature for the purposes of an upcoming election during this twenty-nine day period for closing the registration books.  (§97.055, Fla. Stat.)

 

What Times Are Polls Open On Election Day?

Polls are open from 7:00 am until 7:00 pm on Election Day. Any voter who is standing in line at the official closing of the polls is eligible to cast a vote. (§101.031, Fla. Stat.)

How Can You Register To Vote?

You may register to vote the following ways: Register through the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DMV) when visiting a DMV for services provided by that department ( 97.057, Fla. Stat.); Apply through voter registration agencies (offices that provide public assistance, offices that provide state funded programs for persons with disabilities, Armed Forces…

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