Online Voting in Maryland

Online Voting: NOT YET X

Online Registration: YES 

Registering to Vote in Maryland

To be eligible to vote in an election, you must register to vote at least 21 days before Election Day.

Qualifications

To be eligible to vote in Maryland, you must:

  • Be a US citizen
  • Be a resident of Maryland
  • Be at least 16 years old and at least 18 years old on Election Day
  • Not be convicted of buying or selling votes
  • Not be disqualified to vote by a court
  • Not be convicted of a felony

Where and How to Register

You may register to vote online, in person, or by mail.

To register online, go to the Maryland Online Voter Registration System, and be prepared to provide the last four digits of your Social Security number if the Maryland MDA does not already have your name, date of birth, and ID number on file.

To vote in person or by mail, submit a completed Maryland Voter Registration Application either in person or mail to the address listed for your local Board of Elections office.

Alternatively, you can request that an application be mailed to you by calling (800) 2222-VOTE.

If you are a first time voter, you will need one of the following forms of identification:

  • Maryland driver’s license or ID card
  • Student, employee, or military ID card
  • US passport
  • A current utility bill or paycheck showing your name and address and dated within three months of Election Day

Make Sure Your Vote Counts

One of the best ways to make sure that your vote counts is by supporting Follow My Vote’s online voting platform.  This open source voting platform is designed around security, convenience, and most importantly, transparency.  Using the security of blockchain technology and elliptic curve cryptography, Follow My Vote  intends to ensure that democracy thrives through honest and verifiable elections worldwide.

Additional Resources

Maryland Voter Registration Application

Maryland Online Voter Registration System

Maryland DMV – Voter Registration Information

 

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