Register to Vote

You don't need to be 18 to register to vote! Register Today.

Am I Eligible to Register to Vote?

Requirements:

  • Be a U.S. citizen;

  • Be at least 17 years old (16 years old if registering in person at the Registrar of Voters Office or at the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles), but must be 18 years old to vote;

  • Not be under an order of imprisonment for conviction of a felony or, if under such an order not have been incarcerated pursuant to the order within the last five years and not be under an order of imprisonment related to a felony conviction for election fraud or any other election offense pursuant to La. R.S. 18:1461.2;

  • Not be under a judgment of full interdiction for mental incompetence or partial interdiction with suspension of voting rights;

  • Reside in the state and parish in which you seek to register; and

  • Must be registered at least 20 days prior to an election if registering through our GeauxVote Online Registration System with a Louisiana driver's license or Louisiana special ID card or 30 days prior to an election if registering in person or by mail to be eligible to vote in that particular election. If mailing in an application, the application or envelope must be postmarked 30 days prior to the first election in which you seek to vote.

Register Online

  1. Get these documents: Your Social Security Number and Driver's License

  2. Click here to visit the online registration link

  3. Scroll down and click the text that reads CLICK HERE TO REGISTER OR CHANGE YOUR REGISTRATION

  4. Click the option "I want to register to vote"

  5. Fill out all the information

  6. Choose between submitting electronically and printing and mailing.

  7. If your application was successfully submitted, you should see a screen that says "Process Completed." Your information is now on the way for approval from the Registrar of Voters Office! The Registrar of Voters Office will send you your card as soon as you become eligible to vote (18 years of age!)

  8. Fill out this survey (for research purposes for The Pre Law Society) You can also scroll down to complete the survery.