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North Dakota

In North Dakota elections are overseen by the North Dakota Secretary of State.

CHECK YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION STATUS AND FIND YOUR POLLING PLACE:

https://vip.sos.nd.gov/WhereToVote.aspx?tab=AddressandVotingTimes&ptlPKID=7&ptlhPKID=50

REGISTERING TO VOTE IN North Dakota:

  • North Dakota does not require voter registration. State residents can vote at their local polling place with ID. More information below.

PRIMARY RULES:

  • Open Primaries, meaning any voter can vote in any party’s primary.

WAYS TO VOTE:

  • In Person on Election Day

  • By Mail / Absentee (No deadline for receiving applications but ballots must be received the day before the election.)

 

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:

  • ID is required to vote.

    • Voters voting in-person must present a current North Dakota driver’s license or non-driver's ID card, tribal government-issued ID, or long-term care certificate (provided by ND facility). ID must include the voter's name, current residential address, and date of birth. Any missing information from your ID can supplemented with a current utility bill, current bank statement, document or check issued by a federal, state, or local government, or paycheck.

    • Current court ruling requires all ID’s must include a street address. P.O. Box addresses are no longer acceptable.

    • For more information check out VoteRiders.org

  • Polling Hours: Hours vary by county. Generally they start between 7:00-9:00am and end between 7:00pm-9:00pm.

  • Secretary of State Contact:  (800) 352-0867