To register to vote in Kansas, a person needs to be a resident of the state of Kansas, a United States citizen and at least 18 years of age by the next state/federal general election.
If convicted of a felony, a person must have completed all the terms of his or her sentence before regaining voting eligibility. Voter registration needs to be done 21 days before an election in order to vote in that election. Voter registration must be updated when one moves or changes his or her name.
You must show a government-issued photo identification when voting or when requesting a advance-mail ballot. People over 65 years of age may use an expired photo ID.
If your name appears on this list, but you need to update your address or name, fill out the voter application form.
If your name does not appear on the voter registration list, fill out the voter application form.
Mark Your Calendar Important 2020 Election Advance Voting Dates
Tuesday, October 13 – Last day to register to vote for the General Election.
Wednesday, October 14 – First day advance ballots are mailed and in-person advance voting may begin. Contact your county election office to find out when and where.
Tuesday, October 27 – Deadline for voters to apply for advance ballots to be mailed for the General Election.
Monday, November 2 – 12:00 pm deadline to vote in person at county election office.
Tuesday, November 3 (GENERAL ELECTION) – Advance ballots must be postmarked on or before Election Day and received in the county election office no later than three days after the election. Advance ballots may be hand-delivered to the county election office or to any polling place within the county by close of polls. There is a secure drop box outside the city county building as well.
If you have questions, call toll-free at 1-800-262-VOTE (8683).
Think you’re registered to vote?
If you are registered to vote, you should receive a postcard before each election telling you your polling place and other valuable election information. The League is aware that some registered voters are not receiving their card. If you did not receive a postcard: IMMEDIATELY verify your registration at your local elections office or the Kansas Secretary of State’s Office.
- Register to vote.
- Find your polling place
- Obtain ballots by mail Email the completed form to your county election office.
- Find information on candidates running in your district and issues being voted upon.
- If you will be 18 or older by November 3, you can register now. See the Kansas voter eligibility rules.
- Need help on election day ask a poll worker or call 866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683)