Our Homes, Our Votes,
Things You Need To Know:
1. Primary Date:
2. Presidential Primary Date:
3. Registration Deadline:
The deadline to register online to vote is Saturday, October 10, 2020.
The deadline for registering by mail to vote is (postmarked by) Saturday, October 10, 2020.
The deadline to register in-person to vote is Saturday, October 10, 2020.
The deadline to request a ballot by mail is (received by) Friday, October 30, 2020.
4. Polling Times:
7 a.m. to 8 p.m
5. Is Early Voting Available:
Early by absentee ballot
6. Can I Vote by Mail:
Yes, You can register here.
*All voters can vote by mail without an excuse*
7. ID Needed for Voting:
you do not need to show ID in order to vote. If you do not show an ID you must fill out a form before you can vote, but you will still be allowed to cast your ballot.(One required)
Acceptable forms of ID include:
Delaware Drivers License or State ID
Signed Polling Place or Social Security Card
Signed vehicle registration
Signed credit card with photo
Similar document that IDs the person by photo or signature.
No notary or witness requirement for return of mail ballot
No ID requirement to vote by mail
8. Voting Without Address
The voter registration form requires a current address. The Delaware voter FAQ on the homepage of the election website includes language a question on how to vote without a fixed address. "If you don't have a fixed residence or are homeless and otherwise qualified to vote in Delaware, you may register by completing the proper registration form. If registering in-person you must provide two pieces of identification containing your name. Additionally, one of the pieces must include the address that you listed on the application. The address can be a shelter, agency, or another location where you receive your mail."
9.Felony Disenfranchisement Rules
People with felony convictions can vote upon completion of sentence.
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