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Register To Vote

Register to Vote If

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Register to vote if:

  • You are not currently registered .
  • You changed your address or name since the last election.

    You may verify whether you are registered to vote and that your address and name information is up to date on the Colorado Secretary of State's web site here.

    Registration requirements:

  • Citizen of the United States
  • At least 16 years old. You may register at age 16, but understand that you cannot vote until you are 18 years old
  • You have resided in Colorado for at least 22 days immediately before the election (October 17, 2016)
  • Provide a valid Colorado Driver's License or Colorado ID card or present one of the acceptable forms of identification for voting. The acceptable forms of voter identification are listed on the Colorado Secretary of State's web site here
  • You are not currently serving a sentence of confinement, detention, or parole for a felony conviction



Note: The last day to register prior to an election is determined by the way you register to vote: online, by mail, or in person.


To Register Online

You can register online until 8 days before the Election. That date is October 31. 2016.

Register on the Colorado Secretary of State's online voter registration site
or
on your County Clerk's web site:
Arapahoe County web site
Douglas County web site

To Register by Mail

Print and complete the registration form from your County Clerk's website:
Arapahoe County Elections
Douglas County Elections

Important: Sign it if you are registering for the first time, you must include a photocopy of a valid ID. Then mail it to:

Arapahoe County Clerk & Recorder
Attn: Elections Division
5334 S Prince Street, Littleton, CO 80166

Douglas County Clerk & Recorder
Attn: Elections Department
125 Stephanie Place
Castle Rock, CO 80109

To Register in Person

You can register in person anytime during which registration is permitted including Election Day, November 8, 2016

Register at any of your County Clerk's voter registration agencies or at any of the voter service centers listed on your County Clerk's website:
Arapahoe County:
Arapahoe County Voter Registration Agencies list
Douglas County:
Douglas County Clerk and Recorder list

Registration Confirmation

Whether you register by mail or in person, a Voter Confirmation Card will be mailed to you approximately 2-3 weeks after your registration is processed. If you did not receive one, call your County Clerk's office:
Arapahoe County Clerk & Recorder's Office 303-795-4511
Douglas County Clerk & Recorder's Office 303-660-7444
If you did not choose a political party, you will be registered as "unaffiliated." If you later decide to declare a party, you can indicate this change by contacting your County Clerk's office:
Arapahoe County Elections
Douglas County Elections

You do not have to declare a party affiliation to vote in a general election.

Questions?

Contact your County Clerk's office:
Call 303-795-4511, email to elections@arapahoegov.com, or online Arapahoe County Elections
Call 303-660-7444, email to elections@douglas.co.us, or online Douglas County Elections