The California Online Voter Registration tool will undergo scheduled maintenance. The current date and time for the maintenance is as follows: October 1, 2023 4:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. During this time you can still register to vote online; however, you will be required to print, sign, and mail your registration form. You can also return when full service is restored and register online without the need to print or mail any forms.
Welcome to the California Online Voter Registration website.
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Please do NOT use this form to register or re-register to vote if you are enrolled in a confidential address program such as Safe at Home. If sharing your address could put you in life-threatening danger, you may be eligible to register to vote confidentially.
If you are registering or re-registering less than 15 days before an election you will need to complete the Same-Day Voter Registration process and request your ballot in person at your county elections office or polling location. For more information on voter registration and voting locations, contact your local county elections official.For more information on voter registration and voting locations, contact your local county elections official.
To register online you will need
Your information will be provided to the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to retrieve a copy of your DMV signature.
If you do not have a California driver license or California identification card, you can still use this form to apply to register to vote. However, you will need to take additional steps to complete your voter registration.
Check if you are registered to vote and if so, in what county.
If you are 16 or 17 years old, you can use this online registration application to pre-register to vote.
For more information on registering to vote you may want to visit the Secretary of State's Frequently Asked Questions.