Voter registration

Check your registration

Register to vote

Information for Arkansas

Voter requirements

Be a U.S. citizen

Be 18 years old on Election Day

Be a resident of Arkansas at the address listed on your application

Not be convicted of a felony (or have completely discharged your sentence or been pardoned)

Not claim the right to vote in any other jurisdiction

Not previously be adjudged mentally incompetent by a court of competent jurisdiction

Vote by mail

Find your polling place

ID requirements

Yes. You need to show a photo ID to vote.
Approved forms of ID:
Driver’s license

Photo identification card

U.S. passport

Concealed handgun carry license

Employee badge or identification document issued by an accredited postsecondary education institution in Arkansas

U.S. military identification document

Public assistance identification card if the card shows your photograph

Voter verification card


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