Last updated on October 24, 2018

You should plan on showing “proof of identification” the first time you vote. See the voter ID section for acceptable forms of ID to bring to the polls or submit with your absentee ballot.

West Virginia voter registration deadlines

Election Day Registration:


West Virginia voter registration rules

To register in West Virginia you must:

West Virginia 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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