Frequently Asked Questions
- November 6 Election -
How do I register to vote?
- You can register to vote online, by mail, or in-person!
- Wisconsin has same-day registration. This means you can register at any Early Voting location, or at the polls on Election Day (November 6).
- To register online, click here.
- To register by mail, fill out this application and mail to your local Municipal Clerk (along with proof of residence)
- You can also register in-person at your Municipal Clerk's office through Friday, November 2.
What is the deadline to register to vote?
- Wisconsin has same-day voter registration. This means you can register at any Early Voting location, or at your polling location on Election Day (November 6)
- To register online, the deadline is 11:59 p.m. on October 17.
- To register by mail, the registration application (and proof of residence) must be postmarked no later than October 17.
- To register in-person before Election Day, the deadline is November 2.
What do I need to get registered?
- You need to provide a Proof of Residence document, which proves where you live in Wisconsin. Click here for the list of acceptable Proof of Residence documents.
How do I check to see if my registration is current?
- Check your records on the Wisconsin Voter Information website.
What do I bring to vote?
- Bring your photo ID. The address on your photo ID does NOT have to be current. Click here for the list of acceptable photo IDs.
Where do I vote?
What’s on my ballot? How do I see a list of the candidates on my ballot?
- To learn more about the Democratic candidates on your local ballot, click here.
- For general ballot information, click here.
What time do the polls open on Election Day?
- All polling locations are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 6.
What if I’m still in line when the polls close at 8 p.m. on Election Day?
- STAY IN LINE! Everybody in-line at 8 p.m. MUST be allowed to vote.
What if I have another question about voting in Wisconsin?
- Call our Voter Protection Hotline: (414) 998-0400.