You do not need to register to vote in the State of North Dakota. To vote in North Dakota, a person must be:

1. A United States citizen;
2. At least 18 years old on the day of the election;
3. A North Dakota resident; and
4. A resident in the precinct for at least 30 days preceding the election.

FAQs

When do eligible voters register for an election?

North Dakota does not require voter registration. Therefore, an eligible voter may vote in an election if the voter provides acceptable identification.

Is an individual required to provide identification to be able to vote?

Yes. Identification is required to verify a voter’s residential address and date of birth. Acceptable forms of identification are a valid North Dakota:

  • Driver’s license
  • Non-driver’s identification card
  • Tribal identification
  • Long term care identification certificate

You do not need to register to vote in the State of North Dakota. To vote in North Dakota, a person must be:

1. A United States citizen;
2. At least 18 years old on the day of the election;
3. A North Dakota resident; and
4. A resident in the precinct for at least 30 days preceding the election.

FAQs

When do eligible voters register for an election?

North Dakota does not require voter registration. Therefore, an eligible voter may vote in an election if the voter provides acceptable identification.

Is an individual required to provide identification to be able to vote?

Yes. Identification is required to verify a voter’s residential address and date of birth. Acceptable forms of identification are a valid North Dakota:

  • Driver’s license
  • Non-driver’s identification card
  • Tribal identification
  • Long term care identification certificate