In Alabama, elections are overseen by the Alabama Secretary of State.
Voter Registration Status and Polling Place Lookup:
Registering to Vote in Alabama:
Must register at least 15 days prior to the election
Register by mail, in person, or online
Open Primaries, meaning any registered voter, regardless of which party they are registered with, can vote in any party’s primary. Voters can only vote in one primary.
Ways to Vote:
In Person on Election Day
Absentee (Application must be received by Sec. of State by mail or in person at least 5 days prior to Election Day. Request an absentee ballot here.)
Know before you vote:
ID is required to vote. Free voter photo IDs are available at these locations.
Accepted forms of ID include any valid state-issued ID, passport, government employee ID, valid student ID, military or tribal ID.
Polling hours are 7:00am-7:00pm
Alabama Votes state voting hotline: 800.274.8683