Now is the time to update your voter registration, or register to vote before the 2020 election. Your voice matters on the local and national level.
Before, November 3, it is important to make sure that you are ready to vote by registering, updating your registration, and making your voting plan.
Questions to consider:
Are you voting early, absentee, or planning to vote in-person on November 3?
Where is your polling location, and how will you get there?
Voting Resources and Forms
Update your Voter Registration with the Iowa Department of Transportation
Check your voter registration status on Vote.org
Voter Registration Deadlines
Online: Oct. 24
By mail: Received by Oct. 24
In-person: Oct. 24 by 5:00 p.m.
Absentee Ballot Deadlines
Request: Oct. 24 by 5:00 p.m.
Return by mail: Received by your county by Nov. 3
Return in person: Nov. 3 before the polls close
Early Voting Dates
Oct. 5 – Nov. 2: Dates and hours may vary based on where you live