To register to vote in Iowa, you must be qualified. Qualified voters in Iowa are:
Qualified voters in Iowa are not:
Please note: Iowa offers Election Day registration. If you were not able to pre-register to vote, you can register and vote on Election Day. To do so, you must go to the correct polling place for your current address on Election Day. You will need to show proper identification.
To register on Election Day, you must prove both who you are and where you live. The best form of ID is a valid Iowa driver’s license with your current address printed on it. For more information on Election Day registration, visit the Iowa Secretary of State site.
To check your voter registration status, visit the Iowa Secretary of State site.