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Wisconsin Voting Guide

Get answers to your questions about voting through FindLaw’s Wisconsin Voter Guide. We address 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 Wisconsin?

To vote in Wisconsin elections, you must:

  • Be 18 years old
  • Be a U.S. citizen

Have lived at your current home for at least 28 days before the election (otherwise, you must vote from your previous residence if you move from within Wisconsin).

In addition to those who do not meet the above requirements, these individuals cannot vote in Wisconsin elections:

  • Individuals who are currently in jail or on probation for a felony
  • Individuals who have been determined incompetent to vote by a judge
  • Individuals who have been accused of betting on the election

Where Do I Vote?

Your residence determines where you go to vote. Find your polling place now.

How to Register in Wisconsin

There are several ways to register to vote in Wisconsin. This includes registering:

In Person

You can register to vote in person in Wisconsin at your local municipal clerk’s office.


You can register to vote at MyVote Wisconsin. You will need a Wisconsin driver’s license or ID card.

At the Polls

You can register at the polls on Election Day. Make sure to bring proof of residence.

By Mail

You can mail your registration form to your local municipal clerk’s office.

Wisconsin Voting Resources

Your vote counts. Take the time to learn how and when to vote.


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