To register to vote, you must be…
You can register to vote for federal, state and local elections online, by mail (by filling out this form and mailing to county auditor), at your county courthouse, or at your drivers license renewal office.
Iowa has same day election voter registration, which enables you to register to vote any time before an election. However, if registering by mail you must submit 10 days prior to the election date.
If you choose register on election day, you first must go to the correct polling place for your current address on election day. If you are unsure of your polling place, Find Your Precinct/Polling Place.
At the polling place, you must show proof of identity and and proof of residency. This can be shown by valid a Iowa driver’s license with your current address printed on it.
Other proofs of ID are valid including:
Other proofs of residency are valid including: