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Elections 2020 and Voting

Find answers to common questions about voting in the United States.

Register to VOTE!

Register to Vote

REGISTER TO VOTE ONLINE at the official State of California portal.


Your online registration must be submitted electronically no later than February 17, 2020 to vote in the  March 3, 2020 presidential primary election.


Complete paper registration forms must be postmarked by 15 days prior to the election date.

To vote in the November 2020 election in California you must meet these requirements:

  • A United States citizen and a resident of California,
  • 18 years old or older on Election Day,
  • Not currently in state or federal prison or on parole for the conviction of a felony,
  • Not currently found mentally incompetent to vote by a court.


Are You Already Registered to Vote?

CHECK YOUR STATUS or to see if your registration has taken effect.


Not Yet 18?

In California, you can pre-register to vote so that your voter status is in place when you turn 18.



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