Things You Need To Know:
1. Registration Deadline:
The deadline for registering by mail to vote is (postmarked by) Monday, October 5, 2020.
The deadline to register in-person to vote is Monday, October 5, 2020.
There is no deadline for requesting an absentee ballot.
2. Polling Times:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m
3. Is Early Voting Available:
Early voting is not available in Mississippi
4. Can I Vote by Mail:
No, Not available
5. ID Needed for Voting:
Photo ID is required in order to vote (one required):
A driver's license
Photo ID card issued by a branch, department or entity of the State of Mississippi
Government employee ID card
Student photo ID issued by an accredited Mississippi university, college or community/junior college
US military ID
Tribal photo ID
Any other photo ID issued by any branch, department, agency or entity of the US government or any state government
Mississippi Voter ID Card
No documentation is needed to register to vote however voters will need to provide proof of identification to vote. No ID requirement to vote by mail
6. Voting Without Address
While the Mississippi voter registration form requests a residential address, it provides clear instruction that a voter may including a drawing of their residence. "If you live in an area without house numbers or street names, please include a drawing of your location to enable us to identify your appropriate voting precinct."
7. Interesting Notes
Mississippi's online voter portal is called Y'all Vote.