The deadline for mail in registration is the fifth Saturday before any primary or general election. In person registration remains available until 9:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday preceding any primary or general election. You may register to vote in person only by appearing at the office of the County Clerk/Registrar of Voters. Online and mail in voter registration information is available and provided below.
You must supply a Nevada’s Driver’s License Number or Nevada ID Card Number if you have been issued one. If you do not have a Driver’s License Number or Nevada ID Card Number, you must supply the last four digits of your Social Security Number. If you do not have a Social Security Number, please contact your County Clerk/Registrar of Voters to be assigned a unique identifier.
Choice of Party
You must register with a party if you want to take part in that party’s primary election, caucus, or convention. If you register with a minor political party, or as a Nonpartisan you will receive a Nonpartisan Ballot for the Primary Election.
To register in Nevada you must:
- be a citizen of the United States
- have attained the age of 18 years on the date of the next election
- have continuously resided in the State of Nevada, in your county, at least 30 days and in your precinct at least 10 days before the next election
- have your civil rights restored if you were convicted of a felony
- not be determined by a court of law to be mentally incompetent
- claim no other place as your legal residence
If you are registered as a voter or plan to register as a voter in another state, please contact your Secretary of State’s office or the state voter/election department.
Secretary of State Elections Division
101 North Carson Street Suite 3
Carson City, NV 89701 4786
Applications may be returned to the Secretary of State’s office at the address above, but to avoid possible delays, you are advised to return your completed voter registration applications directly to your local county election official.
Local county addresses
To meet registration deadlines, especially during the two weeks before the close of the mail in registration deadline, return completed applications to your respective County Clerk/ Registrar of Voters. A complete list of County Clerk/Registrar of Voters and registration deadlines is available on the State of Nevada web site.
Online Voter Registration
Online voter registration is now available for residents of all Nevada counties. Eligible voters can register to vote and update their voter registration information online, including change of address and party affiliation. A Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) issued Driver’s License or ID is required.
Residents can register to vote online or update voter registration online.
Military and Overseas Voters
Visit the Military/Oversees Voting website for more information.
Voter Registration Form
All counties now offer online registration but if you prefer to register using the Fillable Voter Registration Form, follow these three simple steps:
- Complete and print the Voter Registration Form
- Fill out the form legibly and don’t forget to sign it.
- Mail (or deliver in person) the form to the county clerk or registrar of voters in your county. Find the office and location that serves your county.
If you have technical problems, please call the Secretary of State’s office at 775.684.5705.
Other Options for Registering to Vote
You may register to vote at any NV Department of Motor Vehicles office, at your county clerk or registrar of voters’ office, at various social service agencies, and on college campuses.
Changes to Current Registration
If you’ve moved, changed your name, want to change party affiliation, or otherwise have to update your voter registration status, you must submit another voter application form. Update your voter registration status online.
If you have any questions, please contact the Secretary of State’s office at 775.684.5705 or the Clark County Election Department at 702.455.VOTE(8683).