427b5cef-0850-429f-9bda-8b79c09805cb.png

Tennessee

In Tennessee elections are overseen by the Tennessee Secretary of State.

CHECK YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION STATUS AND FIND YOUR POLLING PLACE:

https://tnmap.tn.gov/voterlookup/

REGISTERING TO VOTE IN Tennessee :

  • Register online with state ID, by mail, or in person. Applications are available in many public offices.

  • Voters must register 30 days before an election.

  • NOTE: Voters who register by mail must vote in-person the first time they vote.

PRIMARY RULES:

  • Open Primaries, meaning registered voters can vote in either any party’s primary.

WAYS TO VOTE:

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:

  • ID is required to vote, and requirements are strict. Be prepared.

    • Acceptable forms of ID include TN driver license or TN state ID, US Passport, ID issued by TN Department of Safety and Homeland Security, ID issued by federal or TN state government, US Military ID, TN handgun carry permit.

    • NOTE: College student ID’s are not accepted. Plan to have alternate ID.

    • Check out VoteRiders.org or Spreadthevote.org for more information or assistance obtaining and ID.

  • Polling Hours: Polls open at varied hours depending on the county but close at 8:00pm EST/ 7:00pm CT.

  • TN Voter Hotline: (877) 850-4959