Voter Info

VOTER REGISTRATION

To register to vote in national and Maryland state elections, you must be:

  • A U.S. citizen;
  • A Maryland resident; and
  • At least 16 years old.

To vote, you must be at least 18 years old by the next General Election.

NOTE: You must update your registration if your legal name or your address changes.

To update your name or address, you can:

If you do not receive a Voter Notification Card with your updated information in three weeks after you submit information, contact your local board of elections.

ELECTION DAY

The next Primary Election Day is Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Polls will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.

General Election Day is on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Polls will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.

CLICK HERE to find your polling location. NOTE: Some polling locations might change in the months before the elections.

EARLY VOTING

Voters have the option to vote early in Maryland's Primary and General Elections.

For the Primary Election, early voting will be open daily from Thursday, June 14, 2018 through Thursday, June 21, 2018. Polls will be open on those days from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm.

For the General Election, early voting will be open daily from Thursday, October 25, 2018 through Thursday, November 1, 2018. Polls will be open on those days from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Early voting locations are different than your election day polling location. If you are qualified to vote in an election, you can vote at any of the early voting locations for that election that are in your county. After early voting locations have been announced for 2018, a link to that information will be posted on this website.

ABSENTEE VOTING

If you wish to vote by absentee ballot, you must apply for an absentee ballot each primary and general election cycle.

For more information on absentee voting, visit http://www.elections.state.md.us/voting/absentee.html.