Voter Eligibility in Connecticut
In order to register to vote in Connecticut, you must be:
- A United States citizen.
- A resident of Connecticut.
- At least 17 years old to register (You must be 18 years old on or before Election Day).
You can register to vote in CT:
- By mail.
- In person.
You are not officially registered to vote until your application has been approved. You should receive approval confirmation within 3 weeks. If you do not receive conformation, contact your local Registrar of Voters.
Connecticut residents can register to vote online through the Online Voter Registration System.
To register online, you must have a valid CT driver’s license, permit, or photo ID card, and a signature on file with the DMV.
To register to vote by mail:
- Complete the State of Connecticut Mail-In Voter Registration (Form Voter Registration).
- Mail it to your local town hall.