Am I eligible to register to vote?

To register to vote, you must be:

  • A citizen of the United States;
  • A legal resident of Washington State;
  • At least 18 years old (at least 16 for pre-registration);
  • Not disqualified from voting due to a court order;
  • Not currently serving a sentence of total confinement in prison under the jurisdiction of the department of corrections for a Washington felony conviction; and
  • Not currently incarcerated for a federal or out-of-state felony conviction.

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1. How do I register to vote?
2. Am I eligible to register to vote?
3. Do I have to prove U.S. citizenship to register to vote?
4. How do I change my political party preference?
5. Will I be called for jury duty if I am registered to vote?
6. What districts or precinct do I live in?
7. How do I cancel my registration or the registration of family member?
8. What should I do about my voter registration if I move?
9. Are voter registration records accurate?
10. I was convicted of a felony. What happens to my voter status?
11. How soon before my 18th birthday can I register to vote?
12. When is the deadline to register to vote?