Residents of Alaska can register to vote online, by mail, or in person at a Division of Elections Office or a Voter Registration Agency.

Applications that are completed on the paper form must be mailed, faxed, or emailed to the resident's Regional Elections Office.

Specific voter registration requirements are being a citizen of the United States, living in the State of Alaska, and being at least 18 years of age on or before election day. Additionally, residents must not have been barred from voting due to a felony conviction, been deemed mentally incompetent in a court of law, or be registered to vote in another state.


Which documents are required to register to vote in Alaska?

An Alaska driver's license, state ID, passport, or birth certificate is required for voter registration. A valid photo ID such as a driver's license, state ID, U.S. passport, student ID, state or federal employee ID, military ID, or tribal ID is required to be presented at the resident's polling place on election day.


What is the deadline to register to vote in Alaska?

Alaska residents can register to vote up to 30 days prior to an election.


How can I check the status of my voter registration in Alaska?

Voters can check the status of their registration by visiting the "Are You Registered? Check Your Status Online" page of the Alaska Division of Elections website.


What should I do if there is a change in my name or address?

To change a name or address, an Alaska resident must re-submit their online or paper voter registration form. The paper form must be mailed or delivered in person to the resident's Regional Elections Office.