Information & Tools for Voters

Top Tools & Info for Utah Voters (Updated November 2, 2016)

VOTERISE STRONGLY RECOMMENDS EARLY VOTING! The shift to vote-by-mail has left us with fewer polling locations. Avoid the large crowds on Election Day: please vote early (thru Nov. 4)

When You Can Vote

Where You Can Vote

  • Find your polling place here

Registering to Vote

  • Online voter registration deadline: November 1! (to register text 'voterise' to 788-683). In general, you should have a valid Utah Driver's License or State ID to register online. Otherwise, you should know the last 4 digits of your social security #. If you use the last 4 of your SS#, you will need to print your registration form and hand deliver it to your County Clerk
  • Election-Day registration is permitted in 8 counties: Box Elder, Davis, Kane, Millard, Salt Lake, San Juan, San Pete, and Weber. 
  • 3 counties (Salt Lake, Kane, and San Pete) allow a person to register (with valid ID) and vote at early polling locations, from now thru November 4 (please share this!)
  • Check if you are registered to vote here: https://secure.utah.gov/voterreg/index.html 

Voting Early and By Absentee Ballot

Identification Requirements

In order to vote, you wil need to present one of following:

  • a valid UT Drivers License or state ID;
  • UT permit to carry concealed weapon,
  • U.S. passport
  • U.S. military ID card
  • tribal ID card--click here for more options

If You Have Moved Within the State

If You Are in the Military or Are an Overseas Voter

If You Have a Felony Conviction:

After a felony conviction, the right to vote in Utah is restored when:

  1. the felon has been sentenced to probation;
  2. the felon is granted parole; or
  3. the felon has successfully completed the term of incarceration. 

 

 

Tools for Voters

Election Protection Hotline (855-OUR-VOTE): for any issues or problems at your polling location, for example:lost absentee ballots, discrimination around the voting process, where is my polling place, etc. 
Election Protection Hotline (Ya Es Hora ¡Ve y Vota!) En español: (888) 839-8682

 ACLU Utah 2016 Utah Voter Empowerment Guide

Salt Lake County Election Information via Text:  

  • Simply text “Salt Lake” to “2Vote” (28683) on your electronic devices, then open the link.

What's On My Ballot?! (tools):

Disability Law Center's Voting Rights Resources

Votervox: Get Help Voting in Your Language

Voto Latino:

 

Nationwide Information

Click here to get information for your state.