Voter registration

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Information for Kansas

Voter requirements

Be a citizen of the United States

Be a resident of Kansas

Be 18 by the next election

Have completed the terms of your sentence if convicted of a felony; a person serving a sentence for a felony conviction is ineligible to vote

Not claim the right to vote in any other location or under any other name

Not be excluded from voting by a court of competent jurisdiction

Vote by mail

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ID requirements

A photo ID is required to vote. If the photo ID has an expiration date on it, the ID must not have expired at the time of voting. An acceptable photo ID does not have to have an expiration date on the document to be valid. Voters age 65 or older may use an expired photo ID. Registered voters who do not have an approved government issued photo ID may apply for a free Kansas nondriver’s identification card.
Some exemptions from photo ID requirements exist for:

Permanent advance voters;

Military and overseas voters and their spouses and dependents;

Voters with religious objections who a sign a Declaration of Religious Objection

Acceptable forms of photo ID are:
Driver’s license or nondriver’s license card (KS or another state)

U.S. passport

Government issued employee badge or identification

U.S. Military ID

Tribe ID

A concealed carry license

Student ID by an accredited postsecondary school in Kansas

Public assistance ID


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