Voter registration

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Information for Alaska

Voter requirements

A United States citizen.

An Alaska resident.*

At least 18 years of age or within 90 days of your 18th birthday.

Not be a convicted felon involving moral turpitude, unless your voting rights have been restored.

Not be registered to vote in another state unless you are willing to cancel your registration in that state.

Have been a resident of the state and of the election district where you seek to vote for at least 30 days before an election.

Have registered to vote on or before the registration deadline; and are not registered to vote in any other jurisdiction.

Vote by mail

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ID requirements

An ID is required to vote in Alaska, but that ID does not have to have a photo.
If you don’t have your ID with you on Election Day, or if your address has changed, you may still vote by questioned ballot

Approved IDs include:

Official voter registration card,

Driver’s license, state or military ID,


Hunting or fishing license,

Other current or valid photo ID, or

Current utility bill, bank statement, paycheck, government check or other government document with the voter’s name and address


Overseas and military voting

Voting as a student

Voting as a person with disabilities

Your Federal Voting Rights

As a Voter with a Disability, you have the right to:

Vote privately and independently
Have an accessible polling place with voting machines for voters with disabilities
You may either:

1. Seek assistance from workers at the polling place who have been trained to use the accessible voting machine, or

2. Bring someone to help you vote

You may request your local election officials to tell you about any voting aids, voting assistance, and absentee ballot procedures that are available.

Ensure your right to accessible elections!

For more information, contact the U.S. Election Assistance Commission.

By phone at 866-747-1471
By email at

Voting rights card PDF

Voting with past convictions