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Arizona allows any voter to request a ballot by mail. You can also vote in person. Arizona offers early voting.

Who can register to vote?

To register in Arizona you must:
  • be a citizen of the United States (proof of citizenship required to vote "full ballot")
  • be a resident of Arizona and your county at least 29 days preceding the next election
  • be 18 years old on or before the next general election
  • not have been convicted of treason or a felony (or have had your civil rights restored)
  • not currently be declared an incapacitated person by a court of law with your voting rights revoked
  • be able to write your name or make your mark (unless prevented by disability)

How do I vote in person?

Where can I vote on Election Day?

You can look up where to vote on Arizona's site.

Can I vote early?

  • Yes, Arizona does offer early voting. You can choose whether to vote on Election Day or during the early voting period, whichever is easier for you. This can be especially helpful if it would be difficult or not possible for you to vote on Election Day. Early voting locations may be less crowded, as well.

What do I need to bring?

You WILL need to show ID to vote in person. There are three lists of forms of voter ID. You will need to show one form of ID from List #1 OR two forms of ID from List #2 OR a combination of two IDs from List #3.

List #1 – Present one. Acceptable forms of photo ID with name and address include:
  • valid Arizona driver license
  • valid Arizona non-operating identification card
  • tribal enrollment card or other form of tribal identification
  • valid United States federal, state, or local government-issued identification

List #2 – Present two. Acceptable forms of non-photo ID that bear name and address include:
  • utility bill, bank statement, or credit union statement dated within 90 days of the election
  • valid Arizona Vehicle Registration
  • Indian Census Card
  • property tax statement of your residence
  • tribal enrollment card or other form of tribal identification
  • Arizona vehicle insurance card
  • Recorder's Certificate
  • valid US federal, state, or local government-issued ID, including a voter registration card issued by the County Recorder
  • any mailing to the elector marked "Official Election Material"

List #3 – Present two. Acceptable forms of ID from Lists #1 and #2 include:
  • valid photo identification from List 1 in which the address does not reasonably match the precinct register and non-photo identification from List 2 in which the address does reasonably match the precinct register
  • U.S. Passport without address and one valid item from List 2
  • U.S. Military identification without address and one valid item from List 2

Please note- Members of federally recognized tribes are not required to have an address on their tribal identification in order to cast a provisional ballot.

Voters without ID: If you are unable to provide ID, you will be able to vote a conditional provisional ballot. Conditional provisional ballots are counted only if you present ID at your polling location before 7:00 pm on Election Day or at the county elections office within five business days after a general election that includes an election for a federal office and three business days after any other election.

How can I check the status of my ballot?

You can check the status of your ballot on Arizona’s site.

Can I vote early?

Yes, Arizona does offer early voting.
  • You can choose whether to vote on Election Day or during the early voting period, whichever is easier for you. This can be especially helpful if it would be difficult or not possible for you to vote on Election Day. Early voting locations may be less crowded, as well.

      What do I need to bring?

      You WILL need to show ID to vote in person. There are three lists of forms of voter ID. You will need to show one form of ID from List #1 OR two forms of ID from List #2 OR a combination of two IDs from List #3.

      List #1 – Present one. Acceptable forms of photo ID with name and address include:
      • valid Arizona driver license
      • valid Arizona non-operating identification card
      • tribal enrollment card or other form of tribal identification
      • valid United States federal, state, or local government-issued identification

      List #2 – Present two. Acceptable forms of non-photo ID that bear name and address include:
      • utility bill, bank statement, or credit union statement dated within 90 days of the election
      • valid Arizona Vehicle Registration
      • Indian Census Card
      • property tax statement of your residence
      • tribal enrollment card or other form of tribal identification
      • Arizona vehicle insurance card
      • Recorder's Certificate
      • valid US federal, state, or local government-issued ID, including a voter registration card issued by the County Recorder
      • any mailing to the elector marked "Official Election Material"

      List #3 – Present two. Acceptable forms of ID from Lists #1 and #2 include:
      • valid photo identification from List 1 in which the address does not reasonably match the precinct register and non-photo identification from List 2 in which the address does reasonably match the precinct register
      • U.S. Passport without address and one valid item from List 2
      • U.S. Military identification without address and one valid item from List 2

      Please note- Members of federally recognized tribes are not required to have an address on their tribal identification in order to cast a provisional ballot.

      Voters without ID: If you are unable to provide ID, you will be able to vote a conditional provisional ballot. Conditional provisional ballots are counted only if you present ID at your polling location before 7:00 pm on Election Day or at the county elections office within five business days after a general election that includes an election for a federal office and three business days after any other election.

      How do I vote by mail?

      In Arizona, any registered voter can request to get a ballot by mail. Fill out the mail ballot application and mail or return it in person to your county election office.

      What should I do if I don’t get my ballot?

      If you don’t receive your ballot in the mail, then contact your county election office.

      How do I return my ballot?

      What do I need to do if I’ve moved?

      What’s on your ballot depends on where you live, so your voter registration is tied to your exact address. If you’ve moved, you need to re-register with your new address.

      How can I check the status of my ballot?

      You can check the status of your ballot on Arizona’s site.

      Can I register to vote on Election Day?

      Arizona does not offer registration on Election Day.

      How do I see what's on my ballot?

      Learn more about what will be on your ballot by visiting Ballotpedia.

      How do I get help registering to vote?

      TurboVote can help you start the absentee/mail-in ballot request process, send you election reminders, and more. If you’d like more help planning how to vote, we can walk you through the process!

      How do I vote if I'm in the military or live overseas?

      Active-duty military, their families, and overseas citizens can register to vote and request their absentee ballot using the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA). The FPCA process is done by mail, but your state may offer other options to request and return ballots. Please contact your county election office for more information about delivery and return methods, including email, fax, and state online portals. To follow the FPCA process:
      1. Fill out the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA), or download a copy. Your county election office may have questions, so please provide an email address or phone number where they can reach you.
      2. Send the application to your county election office.
      3. It is never too early to submit an FPCA! Please do so as soon as possible.
      4. Please fill out and send back your ballot as soon as you receive it.
      5. States begin mailing absentee ballots at least 45 days before Election Day. If you haven't received your ballot by 30 days before Election Day, contact your county election office.
      If after submitting your FPCA, your ballot does not arrive, contact your county election office first. Then:
      • You can still vote using the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB). Print, sign, and mail your FWAB to your county election office.
      • If you mail a FWAB and then receive your regular absentee ballot, you should complete and mail your absentee ballot also. Election officials will ensure that only one ballot is counted.
      The Federal Voting Assistance Program offers additional information on military and overseas voting in Arizona. You can also call 1-800-438-VOTE (8683) or email vote@fvap.gov

      How can I check my voter registration status?

      You can look up your voter registration record and verify that your information is correct using Arizona's voter registration lookup tool.

      How do I contact my state election office?


      Which election office should I contact?

      • In Arizona, your county election office runs the elections in your area. They can help you with questions about registering to vote, voting by mail, and local elections.
      • The Secretary of State oversees elections and election administration in Arizona. They can help you with questions about voting in your state, election security, or issues you might have at the polls. If you have concerns about voter intimidation, reach out immediately.

      How do I contact my local election office?

      Visit your state’s site to find your county election office.

      Can I trust this information?

      These guides are researched, written, and updated by Democracy Works, a non-partisan 501(c)(3) registered non-profit organization, to inform voters via partners including Google and TurboVote. The information in these guides originates from official state sources and is reviewed by state election offices. The guides also link to authoritative state and local resources to provide additional information.

      How do I report an issue with the information provided on this page?

      Email htv@democracy.works with questions, concerns or feedback about the voting information on this page.