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Voter Resources

Make your voice heard by being an educated voter.  And vote loud!

Upcoming Elections 2023

Consolidated General Election  April 4, 2023


3/19: Last day for online voter registration

3/20: First day of Early Voting

3/30: Last day to request a vote-by-mail ballot

4/3: Last day of early voting

4/4: Last day to vote.  Last date to postmark vote-by-mail ballots.

Illinois Voter Guide

100% nonpartisan election information powered by the League of Women Voters

Voter Information

General Information 

Cook County Clerk Election Guide

Voter Registration

To register to vote, you must be:

  1. A U.S. citizen

  2. At least 18 years old by the general election

  3. A resident of your precinct at least 30 days prior to Election Day


Register to Vote

General Information

Identification required:

Online: Illinois driver’s license or state ID
In-person: Two forms of identification with at least one showing your current residence address
By mail: Illinois driver’s license number or state identification card number

If you have neither of those, verification by the last 4 digits of your social security number or a copy of an accepted document (see below) with your name and address.

Acceptable forms of ID include:

  • Illinois driver’s license

  • Illinois state ID

  • Employee or student ID

  • Credit card

  • Social security card

  • Birth certificate

  • Utility bill in applicant’s name

  • Mail postmarked to the applicant

  • Valid U.S. passport

  • Public aid ID card

  • Lease or rental contract

Where to Register In Person

In-person registration locations

Moved or Changed Your Name?  

Re-register to vote

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