In Person: 21 days before Election Day or during early voting between 13 to 5 days before Election Day.
By Mail: 21 days before Election Day.
Online: 21 days before Election Day.
You can register to vote in-person during early voting (October 27-November 3, 2016). If you can't register by the close of voter registration (October 18, 2016), go to an early voting center in the county where you live and bring a document that proves where you live. This document can be your MVA-issued license, ID card, or change of address card, or your paycheck, bank statement, utility bill, or other government document with your name and new address.
To register in Maryland you must:
be a U.S. citizen
be a Maryland resident
be at least 18 years old by the next general election
not be under guardianship for mental disability
not have been convicted of buying or selling votes
not have been convicted of a felony, or if you have, you have completed serving a court ordered sentence of imprisonment, including any term of parole or probation for the conviction
Once you receive the ballot, carefully read and follow the instructions.
Sign and date where indicated.
Mail your voted ballot back to the address indicated on the return envelope.
Your voted ballot must arrive by the deadline or it will not be counted.
Maryland early voting
Early voting starts the second Saturday before Election Day Early voting centers are open from 10 am until 8 pm every day of early voting except on Sundays; on Sundays, they are open from 12pm to 6pm.
Early voting ends the Thursday before Election Day.
Maryland voter ID
If you’ve voted in Maryland before, you don’t need to provide ID to vote in person.
If you’re voting for the first time in Maryland; submitted your registration by mail; and didn’t provide a copy your Maryland driver’s license, state ID card, or a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or government document that shows your name and address when you registered, you may need to show one of these documents to vote.
Local Election Office: This is the government office responsible for running elections in your region. Theses are the best people to contact if you have any questions at all about voting in your state.