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.

COVID-19 info

Oregon voter registration deadlines

  • In Person: 21 days before Election Day.
  • By Mail: Received 21 days before Election Day.
  • Online: 21 days before Election Day.

Election Day Registration:

N/A

Oregon voter registration rules

To register in Oregon you must:
  • be a citizen of the United States
  • be a resident of Oregon
  • at least 16 years old (to vote, you must be 18 by Election Day)

Oregon 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.