Finding Your Voter Registration and Polling Place

You can access the Public Lookup page to find your voter registration and polling place. You must provide your county of residence, last name, first name, and date of birth to locate your voter registration and polling place. If your voter registration is not found, the system displays a message informing you to contact your County Voter Registration Office for assistance.

 

To find your voter registration and polling place:

 

  1. If the Public Lookup page is not already displayed, click the voter registration or  polling place link near the top of the web page.

 

Voter registration and polling place links graphic

 

The Public Lookup page is displayed.

 

  1. Select your county of residence from the county drop-down list box.

 

Tip: You can jump to a specific place within a drop-down list box using keyboard keys. First, click the arrow on the right side of the drop-down list box to display its values. Press the home key to display the first value in the list. Press the end key to display the last value in the list. Press a letter key (A-Z) to display the first value in the list that begins with that letter. For example, pressing the m key displays the first value in the drop-down list box that begins with the letter M.

 

  1. Type your last name in the last name field (e.g., smith, Smith, SMITH).

 

  1. Type your first name in the first name field (e.g., john, John, JOHN).

 

  1. Type your date of birth in the date of birth field (e.g., MM/DD/CCYY).

 

Tip: To select a date from the calendar, click the calendar icon Calendar icon graphic and select the desired date.

 

  1. Click the find button.

 

Tip: To clear the search criteria to perform a new search, click the clear button.

 

If...

Then...

A single record matches the specified search criteria and your voter registration is not incomplete, canceled, or rejected...

The voter registration that matches the specified search criteria is displayed.

No records match the specified search criteria...

The system displays a message instructing you to contact your County Voter Registration Office for assistance. You can contact your County Voter Registration Office or modify your search criteria and repeat the search.

Multiple records match the specified search criteria...

  1. Enter additional search criteria as follows:

 

    • To search by driver's license number, click the driver's license number radio button and type your 9-digit BMV-issued driver's license number in the driver's license number field.

 

    • To search by SSN, click the last 4 digits of social security number radio button and type the last 4 digits of your SSN in the last 4 digits of social security number field.

 

    • To search by state ID, click the state identification number radio button and type your 9-digit BMV-issued state ID number in the state identification number field.

 

  1. Click the find button.

 

If a single record matches the specified search criteria and your voter registration is not incomplete, canceled, or rejected; the voter registration that matches the specified search criteria is displayed. If your voter registration still cannot be displayed, contact your County Voter Registration Office for assistance.

 

  1. Perform the following:

 

To...

Then...

View detail information (e.g., polling place, provisional ballot, contact information, voting districts)...

Click the plus sign Expand icon graphic to the left of the corresponding heading to expand that section.

To hide detail information...

Click the minus sign Collapse Icon Graphic to the left of the corresponding heading to collapse that section.

Get directions to your polling place...

  1. Click the driving directions link in the polling place section of the Public Lookup page.

 

The mapping web site is displayed.

 

  1. Follow the instructions provided on the mapping web site.

 

In the table below are definitions for the fields and buttons on the Public Lookup page.

 

Term

Definition

Accessibility Restrictions

The poll location's accessibility restrictions and the date surveyed.

 

  • Description - A description of the poll location's accessibility restriction (e.g., no wheelchair access).

  • Survey Date - The date the poll location was surveyed to determine accessibility restrictions.

ADA Comment

Additional information regarding the poll location's compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

ADA Compliant

Indicates if the poll location complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Additional Documentation Required

Indicates if you are required to provide additional documentation prior to voting.

 

For example, if you submitted a registration application by mail and had not previously voted in a general election in your county as of the date your registration application is received, you must provide additional identification documentation to the county voter registration office prior to voting. The identification documentation required may be either your:

 

  • Current and valid photo identification; or

  • Current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or government document that shows your name and registration address.

 

The ID requirements do not apply if you:

 

  • Are an absent military or overseas voter;

  • Are entitled to vote absentee under federal law; or

  • Provided your driver's license number or the last four digits of your SSN on your registration application and the county voter registration office or election division matches your ID to an existing state ID record.

Clear Button

Removes the data from all the search criteria fields to allow you to conduct a new search.

County

The county in which you reside. Valid values are provided in a drop-down list box.

Date of Birth

Your date of birth. The field format is MM/DD/CCYY.

Date of Status

The date your voter registration was assigned its current status.

Districts

Your voting districts.

Driver's License Number

Your 9-digit BMV-issued driver's license number.

Driver's License Number Radio Button

Indicates you want to search by your 9-digit BMV-issued driver's license number.

Election

The election for which you have a provisional ballot. This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot.

Facility (County Election Board)

The name of the facility where the County Election Board is located.

Facility (County Voter Registration Office)

The name of the facility where your County Voter Registration Office is located.

Facility (Polling Place)

The name of the facility where your polling place is located.

Facility Address (County Election Board)

The address where the County Election Board is located.

Facility Address (County Voter Registration Office)

The address where your County Voter Registration Office is located.

Facility Address (Polling Place)

The address where your polling place is located.

Find Button

Initiates a search for a voter registration record based on the specified search criteria.

First Name

Your first name. This field is not case-sensitive. You can type all lowercase, mixed case, or uppercase (e.g., john, John, JOHN).

Get Driving Directions Link

Opens the mapping web site to allow you to obtain directions to your polling place.

Last Name

Your last name. This field is not case-sensitive. You can type all lowercase, mixed case, or uppercase (e.g., smith, Smith, SMITH).

Last 4 Digits of Social Security Number

The last four digits of your social security number.

Outcome Date

The date the decision was made as to whether your provisional ballot counts as a vote. This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot.

Phone (County Election Board)

The telephone number of the County Election Board's contact person.

Phone (County Voter Registration Office)

The telephone number of your County Voter Registration Office's contact person.

Phone (Polling Place)

The telephone number at your polling place.

Precinct

Your voting precinct.

Primary Vote Type

The primary election office for which you cast a vote. This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot and the election is a primary election.

Reason Not Counted

The reason your provisional ballot was not counted (e.g., invalid registration). This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot.

State Identification Number

Your 9-digit BMV-issued state ID number. The BMV issues you a state ID if you don't have a BMV-issued driver's license and you request a photo identification card.

State Identification Number Radio Button

Indicates you want to search by your BMV-issued state ID number.

Status (Provisional Ballot)

The status of your provisional ballot. This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot. Valid values are:

 

  • Counted Your provisional ballot was counted.

  • Not Counted Your provisional ballot was not counted; a reason is provided.

  • Partially Counted Your provisional ballot was partially counted.

Status (Voter Registration)

The status of your voter registration. Valid values are:

 

  • Not Registered You are not registered to vote.

  • Registered You are registered to vote.

Status Reason

The reason the status of your voter registration is not registered. Valid reasons may be that your registration application is:

 

  • Being processed You will receive correspondence if the Voter Registration Office needs additional information from you to complete processing.

  • In a seven day waiting period If you present identification in person, the seven day period is waived.

  • Canceled You will receive correspondence indicating why your registration is canceled.

  • Rejected You will receive correspondence indicating why your registration is rejected.

Township

Your voting township.

Voter Name

Your full name, displayed as first name, middle initial, last name, and suffix (e.g., John M. Doe, Jr.). This field is visible only if you cast a provisional ballot.

 

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