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Election 2020: Register to Vote: Home

Am I Eligible?

You are eligible to register to vote in Florida if you are:

  • A United States citizen.
  • A legal resident of Florida.
  • A legal resident of the county you want to register in.
  • 18 years of age (you may preregister if you are 16 years of age).
  • Not a person who has been adjudicated mentally incapacitated with respect to voting in Florida or any other state without having the right to vote restored.
  • Not a person who has been convicted of a felony without having your right to vote restored.

Acceptable Photo ID Florida Voters:

  • Florida Driver License
  • Florida ID Card (issued by DHSMV)
  • U.S. Passport
  • Debit or Credit Card
  • Military ID
  • Student ID
  • Retirement Center ID
  • Neighborhood Association ID
  • Public Assistance ID
  • Veteran Health ID (issued by the US Department of Veterans Affairs)
  • Concealed Weapon License (issued pursuant to F.S. 790.06)
  • Employee ID card issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the Federal Government, the state, a county, or a municipality.

* If your photo ID does not include your signature, you will be asked to provide another ID that has your signature. If you do not bring your ID, you may still vote, however, you will be required to vote a provisional ballot, which will later be evaluated by a canvassing board for eligibility.

Voting Outside Florida

If you are not a Florida resident, use these links to get information from other parts of the United States:

vote.gov          usa.gov election information

Register to Vote

Deadline to register for voting in the 2020 General Election is October 5, 2020

Ways to register:

Check Your Ballot Status

Palm Beach / Broward / Miami-Dade

Brian Wert

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Brian Wert
Contact:
Administrative Paraprofessional
Government Information & Maps Dept.
Wimberly Library - LY109
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
(561)297-3788

Ways to Vote

Best Practices

Voter's Checklist:

  • Verify your registration status.
  • Check to see if your registration information is current.
  • Consider updating your signature.
  • Find your voting location / early voting locations and hours / request mail ballot.
  • Make sure your IDs are up to date and valid.
  • View/download a sample ballot.

Area Supervisor of Elections sites:

  Broward County Supervisor of Elections   Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections   Miami-Dade County Supervisor of Elections

  • Research the candidates before filling out your ballot.