REGISTER TO VOTE TODAY
REGISTER WITH A COVID-SAFE
1. Call your town or city clerk’s office to make an
appointment or check their walk-in hours. Ask about
options for drive up registration or other options. If
you need help registering and can’t safely get to your
2. Register to vote in one quick appointment!
Bring registration proof** if you have it!
If you don't, you can register by completing an additional form.
Bring your own pen and face mask to be COVID-safe!
3. Request your absentee ballot while you're at it!
** To be eligible to vote, you must be 18 or older on election day, domiciled in NH, and a US Citizen. You should bring proof of your identity, citizenship, age and domicile if you have it (it speeds up the process). If you don't, you can still register by signing an affidavit.
More questions? Check out our FAQs.
MORE OPTIONS TO REGISTER
New Hampshire has same-day registration
Traditionally, most voters in NH register in person. You can register before the election at your city or town clerk’s office during their regular business hours, at a Supervisor of the Checklist meeting, or at the polls on election day.
REGISTER ABSENTEE BY MAIL
(PROOF AND WITNESS REQUIRED)
You can complete the registration process by mail. You will need copies or digital photos of proof of identity (ID) and domicile (address), and a witness.
STEPS TO REGISTER ABSENTEE (as of 6/8/20)
1. Request the absentee registration forms:
2. Check the mail or your email:
Your clerk or the SOS will mail the forms to you. They can also email you the forms if you can print them at home.
3. Collect your proof:
You must provide proof of identity and domicile (your address). If you don’t have paper copies, you can take a picture of your ID or proof and email that to your clerk to supplement your applications
4. Fill out the forms:
Complete the registration form.
Complete one of two affidavit forms:
Don’t forget to sign your forms!
5. Ask a witness to sign your affidavit!
Any person may serve as a witness. They just need to confirm that you are who you say you are.
Some helpful tips:
Call a friend or a neighbor to be a witness. If you need a witness, call our hotline at 603-314-VOTE
Sign your form while your witness watches from 6 feet away or through a window. Step back or side it toward your witness.
Your witness signs it! Then they can leave it for you or they can mail all your documents for you after you sign it.
6. Return your packet to your Clerk:
You or your witness should mail your forms back to your town or city clerk’s office. You can also drop it off in person.
If you are unable to complete any of these steps, contact your clerk for assistance. You may request accommodation if you do not have access to a witness or the ability to provide copies of proof of identity and domicile.
2020 ELECTION DATES:
You can request your absentee ballots for both upcoming elections TODAY. Don’t wait, request your absentee ballot right now.
The New Hampshire State Primary is:
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2020
The New Hampshire General Election is:
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2020
Any eligible voter concerned about COVID-19 may register and vote absentee
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