NEW REGISTRATION DEADLINES & INFORMATION
Voter Registration Deadlines - 2020 Primary Election
Please note, pursuant to the passage of AB 345 during the 2019 legislative session, voter registration deadlines have changed. Please see the below deadlines or contact our office at (775)887-2087 for further assistance.
Standard Close of Registration May 12, 2020 (must be postmarked or received)
(Mail-in, agency, field registrar, in-person at the County Clerk's office)
Online Registration and Updates Only May 13 - May 21, 2020 (must be received by 11:59:59 p.m.)
Voter registrations and updates will be accepted online ONLY (www.RegisterToVoteNV.gov)
Additional Online Voter Registration/Same Day Registration May 22 - June 4, 2020 (must be received by 11:59:59 p.m.)
Individuals registering to vote online or updating their registration online during this time period must appear at the polling location during Early Voting or on Election Day and provide a valid Nevada Driver's License or Nevada Identification Card and proof of residency.
Those wishing to register at the polling location during Early Voting or on Election Day, require a valid Nevada Driver's License or Nevada Identification Card and proof of residency.
If you are a new registrant in Carson City during this time period, you will be issued a provisional ballot and will be required to vote your ballot onsite.
**NEW - SAME DAY REGISTRATION**
After the June 4, 2020 close of online voter registration deadline you may only appear in person at a polling location on Election Day to register to vote or update your voter registration. You must provide a current Nevada ID and proof of residency at the time you appear to register to vote or update your voter registration on the day of the election.
1. If you choose to register to vote or update your voter registration during the allowed time within Early Voting (May 23 - June 4, 2020) you may be issued a same day registration provisional ballot. Please be prepared to show a current Nevada ID and proof of residency.
2. If you choose to register to vote or update your voter registration on Election day (June 9, 2020) you may be issued a same day registration provisional ballot. Please be prepared to show a current Nevada ID and proof of residency.
Same day registration provisional ballots will NOT be counted until AFTER the election to allow the State and counties time to verify the voters have not voted in any other county for this election.
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If you would like to secure your voter information please complete the Secured Voter Request Form and submit to our office.
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Your registration is not confirmed until the County Clerk receives your application and determines that the application is complete. Once your application is complete, you will be mailed a Voter Registration Card. If you do not receive your Voter Registration Card within 10 days of submitting your application, please contact the County Clerk's office (775)887-2087.
NOTES TO VOTERS
Keep your voting information current! Failure to respond to a mailing from the County Clerk's office may place your voting status as inactive. If your status is inactive, you will not receive a Sample Ballot.
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If your need to change your name or political party affiliation, you will need to complete a new Voter Registration Application. If you need to change your physical and/or mailing address you may complete a Change of Address Form.
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Giving false information on a Voter Registration Application is a category E felony and shall be punished as provided in NRS 193.130.
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If your address in Carson City has the zip code 89704, 89705 or 89706, you may be a resident of Washoe County, Douglas County or Lyon County. Please verify your correct County prior to registering to vote in Carson City.
REGISTRATION LOCATIONS & LINKS
Federal Voting Assistance Program (www.fvap.gov)
REGISTER TO VOTE BY MAIL APPLICATION PICK-UP LOCATIONS:
Please include a copy of your current photo identification OR proof of residency.
Carson City Library
900 N Roop St., Carson City, NV 89701
Carson City Hall - Treasurer's Office
201 N. Carson St., Carson City, NV 89701
Carson City Senior Center
911 Beverly Drive, Carson City, NV 89706
Carson City Health and Human Services
900 E. Long St., Carson City, NV 89706
REGISTER TO VOTE ONLINE:
You must reside in the State of Nevada, have a Nevada Drivers' License or Nevada ID card and a Social Security Number to register online.
REGISTER TO VOTE IN PERSON:
Please bring proof of identification and proof of residency.
Department of Motor Vehicles
Division of Nevada Welfare and Supportive Services
Other agencies designated by the Nevada Secretary of State