To vote in Iowa, you must be registered to vote. To qualify to register to vote, you must be:
- A U.S. citizen
- A Iowa resident
- At least 17 1/2 years old (must be 18 years old by election day to vote)
- Be a convicted felon (unless your voting rights have been restored )
- Be judged mentally incompetent to vote by a court
- Claim the right to vote in any other place
Voter Registration Form
You must update your voter registration if you:
- Change your name
- Change your address
- Change party affiliation
To register or to update your registration, complete a registration form and return it to your county auditor.
OR, to register to vote online, use the Iowa Secretary of State's online voter registration system.