IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS
NOTICEAs of July 1, 2021, we provide expedited and preclearance services for business filings under the fee structure shown on the Business Entity Forms & Fees page. If you want to take advantage of these services, documents can be delivered via our online portal Business Entity Filings or you can deliver in person at our Lucas Building filing office.

HOLIDAY OFFICE CLOSUREThe Iowa Secretary of State's Office will be closed Wednesday, November 24 through Friday, November 26 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Voter Registration

Voter Registration

To vote in Iowa, you must be registered to vote.
To qualify to register to vote, you must be:

  • A U.S. citizen,
  • An Iowa resident, and
  • At least 17 years old. A person may vote if they will be 18 years old on or before election day. In the case of primary elections, a person may vote if they will be 18 years old on or before the corresponding regular election.

You cannot:

  • Be a convicted felon (unless your voting rights have been restored),
  • Be judged mentally incompetent to vote by a court, or
  • Claim the right to vote in any other place.

Click here for a Large Print Voter Registration Form
*14 inch paper is required


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Voter registration information in Iowa:

Voter Registration Videos


Registering to Vote

Courtesy of the Iowa State Association of Counties and the Iowa State Association of County Auditors.

Registering to Vote Online