Nebraska Voting Guide
By FindLaw Staff | Legally reviewed by Steven J. Ellison, Esq. | Last reviewed October 11, 2022
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Find answers to your questions about voting in the next election in FindLaw's Nebraska Voter Guide. On this page you will find information about voter eligibility, voter registration, deadlines and required identification, early and absentee voting, what you need at the polls, and special accommodations for voters with disabilities.
Am I eligible to vote in Nebraska?
To be eligible to vote in Nebraska, you must be a U.S. citizen, at least 18 years of age on Election Day, and a resident of Nebraska and the county where you are registering. Note: In Nebraska, 17-year-olds can register to vote if they will be 18 on or before the General election.
You are not eligible to vote if you are currently incarcerated for a felony offense or it has been less than two years following the completion of your sentence, including any court-ordered parole or probation. You also cannot vote if you have been found by a court to be mentally incompetent.
How to Register in Nebraska
There are several ways to register to vote in Nebraska. This includes registering:
At your county election official's office. Find the location of your election official's office here.
At the DMV
At a state Department of Motor Vehicles when getting or renewing your driver's license.
By downloading the voter registration form and mailing it to your Election Official's office.
Nebraska Voting Resources
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