Last updated on March 17, 2020

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Hawaii voter registration deadlines

  • In Person: 30 days before Election Day. You can also register to vote during early voting or on Election Day.
  • By Mail: Received 30 days before Election Day.
  • Online: 30 days before Election Day.

Election Day Registration:

If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time during early voting at early walk-in locations and on Election Day at your polling place. Contact your Local Election Office if you have any questions.

Hawaii voter registration rules

To register in Hawaii you must:
  • be a citizen of the United States
  • be a resident of the State of Hawaii
  • be at least 16 years old (you must be 18 years old by Election Day in order to vote)
  • not be incarcerated for a felony conviction
  • not be adjudicated by a court as “non compos mentis”

Hawaii 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.