The deadline to register vote in Alaska is: Received 30 days before the election.
To qualify to register to vote in Alaska, you must:
- A citizen of the United States,
- 18 years of age or older,
- A resident of the state and of the election district for at least 30 days just before the election,
- Registered before the election registration deadline, and
- Not registered to vote in another jurisdiction
Register to vote now!
To check the status of your voter registration, click here.
When can I vote in Alaska?
Early Voting InformationIn-person early voting available? Yes
By mail early voting available? Yes
Beginning 15 days before the election, and continuing through Election Day, voters may vote absentee early at a Regional Election Office or absentee voting location in their jurisdiction. Click here to view the absentee early and in-person voting locations, dates, hours of operation, and ballot availability.
To vote early by mail, you can apply for a by-mail ballot online or in person at an election office. The request must be submitted no later than 7 days before the Election Day. This ensures that you receive your ballot in time to vote and return before Election Day.
Voting Hours on Election DayThe polls are open from:
7:00am to 8:00pm
Please contact your state election office for additional voting information, or click here to learn more about voting absentee in your state.
What do you need to bring?
In order to vote in Alaska, all voters must present a signed voter ID card, or any other signed ID that will allow the election worker to verify your signature. The following documents may be used for identification:
- signed voter ID card, drivers license, state ID card, or military ID card
- passport, hunting or fishing license
- other signed current or valid photo identification
You may also present a current utility bill, bank statement, paycheck, government check or other government issued document - if it includes your name and current address.
For more information, contact your state election office.