Using this online service, you can register to vote in Washington DC. You can complete the entire registration process through our web portal if you have a current and valid Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)-issued identification (ID) number AND you consent to the use of your digital signature on file at the DMV as your signature for this application. 

FAQs

Who can register to vote?

To register to vote, you must:

  • Be a United States Citizen
  • Be a resident of the District of Columbia
  • Not claim voting residence or the right to vote in another U.S. state or territory
  • Be at least 16 years old (You may pre-register to vote if you are at least 16 years old. You may vote in a primary election if you are at least 17 years old and you will be at least 18 years old by the next general election. You may vote in a general or special election if you are at least 18 years old.)
  • Not be in jail on a felony conviction
  • Not have been found by a court to be legally incompetent to vote

Using this online service, you can register to vote in Washington DC. You can complete the entire registration process through our web portal if you have a current and valid Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)-issued identification (ID) number AND you consent to the use of your digital signature on file at the DMV as your signature for this application. 

FAQs

Who can register to vote?

To register to vote, you must:

  • Be a United States Citizen
  • Be a resident of the District of Columbia
  • Not claim voting residence or the right to vote in another U.S. state or territory
  • Be at least 16 years old (You may pre-register to vote if you are at least 16 years old. You may vote in a primary election if you are at least 17 years old and you will be at least 18 years old by the next general election. You may vote in a general or special election if you are at least 18 years old.)
  • Not be in jail on a felony conviction
  • Not have been found by a court to be legally incompetent to vote