Last updated on September 2, 2016

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 address.

Connecticut voter registration deadlines

Election Day Registration:

If the voter registration deadline has passed, you can still register to vote in person at the office of your Local Election Office at any point until Election Day. Contact your Local Election Office if you have any questions.

Connecticut voter registration rules

To register in Connecticut you must:

Connecticut 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.

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