Online Voting in Arkansas

Online Voting: NOT YET X

Online Registration: NOT YET X

Registering to Vote in Arkansas

In Arkansas, you must submit your application to an official voter registration agency or mail it no later than 30 days prior to an election in which you wish to vote. If you submit your application close to an election registration deadline, you are strongly advised to follow up on your registration status with your county clerk before Election Day.

Qualifications

  • Be a US citizen
  • Be an Arkansas resident for at least 30 days prior to the election
  • Be age 18 or turn 18 on or before the election
  • Not be a convicted felon whose sentence has not been discharged or pardoned
  • Not be presently adjudged as mentally incompetent by a court of competent jurisdiction

Where and How to Register

You may not register to vote online, but may vote either in person or by mail. The first step is completing an Arkansas Voter Registration Form.  You may print off the internet, request an application be mailed to you, call an the Arkansas Secretary of State Election Divisions at 1-800-482-1127 to request a form, or request a form in person at one of the following locations:

  • County clerk’s office in your home county
  • State Revenue Office, Driver Services
  • Public library or Arkansas State Library
  • Public assistance agency
  • Disability agency
  • Military recruitment office
  • Arkansas National Guard
  • Voter Registration Drive

For identification purposes, your registration form will ask for either your driver’s license number of the last four digits of your Social Security number.  If you do not possess either, you must submit a photocopy of one of the following with your mail-in application or at the time of voting:

  • Current and valid photo identification
  • A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, or paycheck that shows your name and address
  • Another government document that shows your name and address

You may check your registration status here.

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Additional Resources

 

Arkansas Secretary of State

Arkansas Voter Registration Form

Arkansas Voter View – Find your Polling Place

 

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