If you are registering for the first time, you should plan on showing "proof of identification" the first time you vote. Proof of identification includes: (1) A current and valid photo identification or (2) A current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck or government document that shows your name and current address.

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Alaska voter registration deadlines

  • In Person: 30 days before Election Day.
  • By Mail: Postmarked at least 30 days before Election Day.
  • Online: 30 days before Election Day.

Election Day Registration:

N/A

Alaska voter registration rules

To register in Alaska you must:
  • be a citizen of the United States;
  • be at least 18 years old within 90 days of completing your registration;
  • be a resident of Alaska;
  • not be a convicted felon (unless unconditionally discharged); and
  • not be registered to vote in another state.

Alaska voter registration directions

  1. Use our Register to Vote Tool to fill out the National Voter Registration Form.
  2. Sign and date your form. This is very important!
  3. Mail or hand-deliver your completed form to the address we provide.
  4. Make sure you register before the voter registration deadline.