Vermont Voting Guide
UPDATE: In response to COVID-19, mail-in ballots will be automatically sent to all registered voters for the 2020 general election.
A democracy only works properly if its citizens participate. For many people, political participation takes the form of casting a ballot. Learn who can vote, where to vote, how to register, and more in this Vermont voting guide.
Am I eligible to vote in Vermont?
You are eligible to register to vote in Vermont if you:
- Are a citizen of the United States of America
- Are a resident of the state of Vermont
- Have taken the Voter's Oath
- Are at least 18 years of age, or will be 18 by Election Day
It is worth noting that Vermont is one of a few states that allows felons to vote, even if they are current serving out a sentence in prison. Felons simply have to register with their last residential address to be added to the voter list.
How to Register in Vermont
There are several ways to register to vote in Vermont. This includes registering:
Fill out a voter registration form at your local town office or city clerk's office. You can register up to or on election day.
Register on Vermont's Online Voter Registration website. First-time voter? Be prepared to scan and upload a copy of your ID.
At the DMV
When you apply for a driver's license or nondriver identification card, you will be automatically registered to vote.
Complete and mail a voter registration form to your local town office or city clerk. You can register up to or on Election Day.