Oct 16 - Nov 2
Oct 26 (Mail/Online)
Voter Registration Deadline
N/A (Automatically sent to registered voters)
Absentee Ballot Request Deadline
Q: How do I register to vote?
Visit our action center to get started.
Q: Can I vote by mail?
Yes! In Washington, as soon as you’re registered, Washington sends you a ballot automatically.
Q: Can I vote early?
Yes! You can vote early between October 16 and November 3.
Q: Do I need an ID?
ID is only required if you use an audiovisual unit at a voting center. Acceptable forms of ID for voting include:
- Photo ID, such as a driver’s license, state ID card, student ID card, or tribal ID card
- Voter registration card
- Utility Bill
- Bank statement
- Government check
- Other government document
Q: This is my home state, but I won't be home for this election. Can I still vote here?
Yes! Actually in Washington, as soon as you’re registered, you’ll get a ballot automatically by mail. If you need your ballot sent to a different address than usual, submit that request by Oct. 26th.