To register to vote in the State of Florida, an individual must meet the following qualifications:
- Be a United States Citizen
- Be 18 years old (you may pre-register if you are 17)
- Be a Florida resident
- Not now be adjudicated mentally incapacitated with respect to voting in Florida or any other state
- Not have been convicted of a felony without civil rights having been restored pursuant to law
- Submit your valid Florida driver's license number or Florida identification card number. If you do not have either of these, you must provide the last four digits of your Social Security number.
Can select or change party affiliation up to 29 days before the election.
- County election offices
- Driver's license offices
- The Division of Elections
- Public Assistance offices (Food Stamps, AFDC, WIC, Medicaid)
- Public libraries
A voter, or someone designated by the voter, may request an absentee ballot from the supervisor of elections in person, by mail, by telephone, or by online request form on your Supervisor of Elections' website. One request can cover all elections within a calendar year. The person requesting an absentee ballot must disclose:
- The name of the voter for whom the ballot is requested;
- The voter's address;
- The voter's date of birth;
- The requester's name;
- The requester's address;
- The requester's driver's license number, if available;
- The requester's relationship to the voter; and,
- The requester's signature (written request only).