Online Voting: NOT YET
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.
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.
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
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