Voter Information

Qualifications to vote in Iowa:

Before you can vote in Iowa, you must be registered. To register to vote in Iowa, you must:

  • be a citizen of the United States
  • be a resident of Iowa
  • be at least 17 - 1/2 years old (you must be 18 to vote)
  • not have been convicted of a felony (unless your rights have been restored)
  • not currently be judged "incompetent" to vote by a court
  • give up your right to vote in any other place

If you do not meet all these qualifications, you should not register to vote.

Voter Registration Information – Iowa Secretary of State
Application for Absentee Ballot