Alabama Voting Guide
By Sydney Goldstein | Legally reviewed by Steven J. Ellison, Esq. | Last reviewed September 09, 2022
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Welcome to FindLaw's Alabama Voting Guide. Here, we will answer questions about your eligibility to vote, voter registration, absentee ballots, how to find your polling place, what to bring to the polls, accommodations, and what to do if you see illegal activity at the polls.
Am I eligible to vote in Alabama?
To vote in Alabama's elections, you must:
- Be 18 years old
- Be a U.S. citizen
- Be a resident of the state
- Present photo identification
Citizens of Alabama may not vote if:
- They have a felony conviction that bars them from voting
- A court has declared them mentally incompetent
How to Register in Alabama
There are several ways to register to vote in Alabama. This includes registering:
Over the Phone
Call the voter hotline: 1-800-274-8683. Request a voter registration form.
Alabama Voting Resources
Your Vote Counts. Take the time to learn how and when to vote.
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Protect Your Voting Rights
Contact a qualified attorney if you suspect your rights have been violated.