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Providing official voting information for the citizens of Idaho.
Lawerence Denney, Idaho Secretary of State

Idaho Voter Education Videos

Have you ever wondered how elections work in Idaho? Join us in this educational video series where we go into detail on the systems and processes behind Idaho elections.
We cover everything from absentee ballots, voter registration, maintaining the active voter list, ballot tabulation, election certification, and much more!

online voter tools

Scheduled Maintenance For Online Voter Tools

The Online Voter Tools will be offline for a brief maintenance beginning at 6:00 P.M. (MDT) on July 14, 2022.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

check your voter record

This great tool will answer the following questions about your voter record:

  • Am I registered to vote?
  • What is the status of my absentee ballot?
  • What is my registered address?
  • What is my voting precinct or district?

Check Your Voter Record Update In Progress

Check Your Voter Record is temporarily unavailable while we complete an update. The tool will be available again as soon as the update is completed. Thank you for your patience, and we apologize for the inconvenience.

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Online Voter Registration Is Closed
Registration will re-open November 9

Per Idaho Code 34-408, regular voter registration is closed until the day after the upcoming General Election on November 8, 2022. Any regular voter registrations received will be held by the county clerk until then.

Election day registration will be available at your precinct polling location. If you wish to register to vote on election day, you must appear in person at your precinct polling location with proof of identity and address, per Idaho Code 34-408A.
Click here for Election dates.

Online Absentee Ballot Requests Are Undergoing Maintenance

Online Absentee Ballot Requests are currently undergoing maintenance and will be back online as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience.

In the meantime, you may request a 2022 Absentee Ballot using the PDF Absentee Request Form and submitting it to your County Clerk's office either in person, or by mail.

Online Absentee Ballot Requests
Are Closed

Per Idaho Code 34-1002(7), it is past the deadline for requesting an absentee ballot for the upcoming election. The online absentee ballot request system will reopen in January of 2023, at which time voters may request an absentee ballot for any future elections in the year.

Idaho Military and Overseas Citizens - uocava

UOCAVA voters are Idahoans who are:

  1. Active members of the U.S. military who are currently absent from their Idaho residence due to deployment; or
  2. Spouses or dependents of #1 who, due to the deployment of #1, are absent from their Idaho residence; or
  3. Currently living outside the United States.

Request your absentee ballot from the Federal Voting Assistance Program.

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Online Voter Tools Are undergoing maintenance

Occasionally we have to perform updates to our online voter tools platform to bring you the best experience possible.

The system will be back up and operational shortly, please check back soon!

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

The polling locator is now offline

The polling locator will be back online once polling locations are determined for the next election.

Online Voter Registration is currently closed

Per Idaho Statute, the Online Voter Registration system (OVR) is now offline until December 1, 2021 due to the upcoming election on November 2nd, followed by an expected runoff election in Canyon county on November 30, 2021.

You may still register to vote in-person during your county’s Early Voting period, and on Election Day.
Please contact your county clerk for more information.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

You may also download the paper registration form and submit it to your county clerk, however your registration may not be processed until after election day.

System Upgrade In Progress

Online Voter Tools are expected to be offline from April 9th at 5:00 p.m. MDT, through April 12th at 8:00 a.m. MDT to complete a system upgrade.

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please contact your county clerk for voting registration or absentee ballot requests.