Voter registration

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Information for North Dakota

Voter requirements

There is no voter registration required. There are qualifications to vote.
In order to vote, you must:
Be a U.S. citizen

Be at least 18 years old on Election Day

Be a resident of North Dakota and your precinct for 30 days prior to Election Day

Vote by mail

Find your polling place

ID requirements

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

North Dakota nondriver’s identification card issued by the North Dakota Department of Transportation

Other identification that includes your name, address, and date of birth

If identification does not fit the criteria above, you can supplement your identification with:
A current utility bill

A current bank statement

A check issued by a federal, state, or local government

A paycheck

A document issued by a federal, state, or local government


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