Registration Deadline: Contact your local election office to find out about registration deadlines.
VOTER REGISTRATION QUALIFICATIONS
Age: Must be 18 years of age or older
Citizenship: Must be a United States citizen
Residency: Must be a resident of Nevada for 30 days preceding any election
Mental competency: Must not be declared by a court to be mentally incompetent
Felony Convictions: Must have had your rights restored if you were convicted of a felony. More information about restoration of rights.
ID Requirements: If registering to vote in person you need a Nevada's driver's license, ID card number or, the last four digits of your social security number.
To register to vote by mail (absentee) for the first time you need one of the following forms of ID:
-A current Nevada driver's license
-A current Nevada State Identification Card
-Rent receipt with pre-printed address
-Bank statement or pre-printed check
-Credit card statement
-Vehicle registration or proof of insurance
Government document (tax bill, income information)
-Current utility bill
OBTAINING A VOTER REGISTRATION FORM
Online: Register online
In person: You may register to vote at any NV Department of Motor Vehicles office, at your county clerk or registrar's office, at various social service agencies, and on college campuses.
By mail/ in writing: Fill out application, print, and mail or deliver in person to your county clerk or county election official.
Other Voter Registration Application Information: Voter registration drives are also valid places to register to vote if they follow Nevada guidelines.
VERIFYING YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION STATUS
Online: Nevada online voter registration verification
Phone: Direct technical inquiries to Customer Service: 775-684-5705
ABSENTEE BALLOT QUALIFICATIONS
Who can vote absentee: Any registered voter may request to vote by mail.
OBTAINING AN ABSENTEE BALLOT
Online: Submit an Absent Ballot Request. Clark County residents should use this form.
In person: You may complete and submit an absentee ballot at your local election office.
By mail: Mail the Absent Ballot Request Form to your local election office.
Military and overseas voting: Nevada Military and Overseas Voter Information
SUBMITTING AN ABSENTEE BALLOT
Location and time: All absent ballots must be received by 7 p.m. on Election Day in order to be counted.
Early voting qualifications: Early voting is available to all registered voters without further registration or qualifications. Contact your local election office for locations and times.
Verifying Registration: online voter registration verification
Deciding how to vote: http://votesmart.org/
Polling Place: Online polling place locator
ID Requirements: If a person's name appears in the election board register or if the person provides affirmation pursuant to statute, the person is entitled to vote and must sign his or her name in the election board register when he or she appears at the polling place to vote. The signature must be compared by an election board officer with the signature or a facsimile on the person's original application to register to vote or one of the following forms of identification:
-The card issued to the voter at the time he or she registered to vote
-A driver's license
-An identification card issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles
-A military identification card; or
-Any other form of identification issued by a governmental agency which contains the voter's signature and physical description or picture
How to Vote: How to use Nevada's voting machines
Getting your vote counted: Nevada Voter's Bill of Rights
Problems with voting: Secretary of State Complaint Form