To register in South Dakota you must:
Absentee ballot application deadline:
Received by 5:00 p.m on the 4th day before Election Day, whether delivering in person, by mail, fax or email
Voted ballots are due:
Received by the close of polls on Election Day
Any registered South Dakota voter may apply for an absentee ballot and vote by mail.
Early voting start times vary by county.
Early voting end times vary by county.
You must provide one of the following forms of photo ID when you vote early or on Election Day:
If you don’t have any of these when you vote early or on Election Day, you can fill out an affidavit confirming your identity and still be allowed to vote
You must include a copy of one of the following forms of photo ID with your absentee application form when you mail it: