Register To Vote

Last day to register vote in the November 6th general election is October 9th, 2018.

Am I registered to vote? Check here

Voter Registration Eligibility

To be able to register to vote in Texas you must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • A resident of the Texas county in which application for registration is made
  • At least 18 years old on Election Day
  • Not finally convicted of a felony, or, if so convicted must have (1) fully discharged the sentence, including any term of incarceration, parole, or supervision, or completed a period of probation ordered by any court; or (2) been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disability to vote
  • Not determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be (1) totally mentally incapacitated; or (2) partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote

For more information, you can read the Voter Registration in Texas pamphlet

Help Me Register to Vote

Not sure if you are already registered? Check your voter registration status here.

If you know that you are not registered, the Texas Secretary of State website has a very nice form-fillable online registration:

  • Answer the 2 introductory questions
  • Complete the form right in your browser
  • Click the 'Submit' button at the bottom of the form, your information will be loaded into the proper form for you to print and sign

After printing and signing the form, you can:

  1. Mail the completed application to: Kathy E. Van Wolfe (McLennan County Elections Administrator) P.O Box 2450 Waco, TX 76703
  2. You can also come by our County Headquarters during office hours (Tuesday-Friday 10am-3pm) at 539 N. Valley Mills Drive Waco, TX 76710, sign the form in front of our deputy registrars, and we will take care of it for you.

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