Register to Vote
You can begin the process of
registering to vote in DuPage County right here. You can check to see if you
are already registered or download an application as a PDF file and fill it in
and mail today. You can also register at many locations throughout DuPage
County. To check your eligibility to vote, please read through the following
requirements. If you have any questions, you can view our Voter FAQs, or you
can contact us directly.(NOTE: The online registration
must be printed, physically signed, and mailed or delivered to the Election
Commissioners no later than 28 days before the next
Who can register to vote
In order to register to
vote, you must meet these qualifications:
- You must be a United
- You must be at least 18 years old on or before the
next election (OR for a General Primary, must be 17 and will be 18 by the General Election)
- You must live in your election precinct at least 30
days before the next election
- You must not be convicted and in
- You cannot claim the right to vote anywhere else
Where and How to register to vote
You must register at least 28
days prior to an election in order to vote in that election. You can
register by mail or in person.
can register in person at local City, Village, or Township Halls in DuPage
County or at the Election Commission office in addition to some local
Libraries. Click here
for a list of registration locations. When registering, be sure to bring
two forms of identification with you, one of which must have your correct
address on it.
Recent legislation now allows you to complete an application online via the Illinois State Board of Elections website. Click here to access the Illinois Online Voter Application.
NOTE: To apply electronically you must provide:
- Your Illinois Drivers License number or Illinois Secretary of State issued State ID number.
- Date the license or ID was issued.
- The last four digits of your Social Security number.
- Your birth date.
You can also register by
mail using an approved registration application form. You may download a
PDF registration form in below, or you may contact the Election Commission to have a form
sent to you. Instructions are included on the form for where to mail
Please note the following deadline information:
must mail or deliver this form no later than 28 days before the next
- If you do not receive a confirmation within 4 weeks of
mailing or delivering this form, call the DuPage County Election
Commission at 630-407-5600.
- If you have never registered to vote in DuPage County and you are now
registering, then you must send one of the following with this
(1) A copy of a current and valid photo identification
(2) A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government
check, paycheck or other government document that shows your name and
- If you do not provide the information required above, then
you will be required to provide election officials with this information
the first time you vote at the polling place or by absentee ballot
- If you register by mail, then you must vote in person the first time
you vote if you do not supply the required identification.
- If the
form is not completed in full, the application will NOT be processed.
Download the Voter Application
For your convenience, a downloadable Voter Application has been
provided as an Acrobat PDF document. To utilize this feature, you will need a
copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader. This software is free and can be downloaded from
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