Are you registered? Check here to see if you are already registered.

How to register to vote

Print an Ohio Voter Registration form, fill it out and mail it to your county Board of Elections office.

Register to vote online

Voter registration requirements

  • Must be a US citizen aged 18 years old or older before the general election date
  • Must have been an Ohio resident for at least 30 days
  • Must be legally competent, non-incarcerated for a felony, and not disenfranchised for violating election laws.

If your name changed – If your name legally changed since you last registered, you must update your voter registration at least 30 days before the next election in which you intend to vote. Visit and click “Update Your Voter Registration.”

If you moved – You must register again. Visit and click “Update Your Voter Registration.”

Personal information needed to register

  • Ohio driver’s license or Ohio ID card number
  • Last four digits of your Social Security number


Ways to vote before Election Day

  • In-person voting (see voting schedule above). Find your early voting location by calling your county Board of Elections or online at under the “Voting Early In-Person” section.
  • Mail an absentee ballot. To vote by mail, request an absentee ballot online at or call your county Board of Elections.

ID requirements A valid state-issued photo ID must be presented in order to cast a ballot. Acceptable forms of ID include:

  • Ohio driver’s license
  • State of Ohio ID card
  • Interim ID form issued by the Ohio BMV
  • US passport
  • US passport card
  • US military ID card
  • Ohio National Guard ID card
  • US Department of Veterans Affairs ID card

If you do not have any of the above, you can get a free state-issued ID card at any BMV office.

Sample November ballot, Montgomery County will be provided upon availability

Where do I Vote?
See where your polling location is


Election Day Voting Schedule:

November 7th, 6:30am-7:30pm

Early In-Person Voting Schedule:

October 11th – October 13th Wednesday-Friday: 8am – 5pm

October 16th – October 20th Monday-Friday: 8am – 5pm

October 23rd – October 27th Monday-Friday: 8am – 5pm

October 30th Monday: 7:30am – 7:30pm

October 31st Tuesday: 7:30am – 8:30pm

November 1st – November 5th Wednesday-Friday: 7:30am – 7:30pm; Saturday: 8am – 4pm; Sunday: 1pm – 5pm

November 6th Monday: CLOSED