Registering to Vote

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Verify you are Registered:

Am I Registered to Vote? - Check Here


Call the Elections Office (209) 754-6376


Who May Register and Vote

A person is entitled to register to vote in Calaveras County if they are:

  • A U.S. citizen
  • A resident of California
  • A resident of Calaveras County
  • Not in prison or on parole for the conviction of a felony
  • At least 18 years of age on the date of the election

California elections law denies the right to vote to persons
who have been determined mentally incompetent



How and Where To Register To Vote

To register to vote, a person needs to complete and sign a Voter Registration Form and mail it to the Elections Office of the Calaveras County Clerk-Recorder & Registrar of Voters. These forms are pre-addressed and postage paid. (Some forms carry the California Secretary of State's address or the address of another county - these forms can be used.)

Forms are available at:

  • County Election Office in person or by mail
  • Post offices
  • Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) offices


Deadline to Register  to Vote for an Election

You must be registered at least 15 days prior to an election to vote in that election. Once you are registered, you will remain on the rolls and be eligible to vote until you move out of the county or become ineligible. Failure to vote in an election does not make you ineligible.


The California Secretary of State's Office online Voter Registration Form - Register Online Here

 Military and Overseas Voting - Information Here


Registration Modifications

Have you Changed Your Name?  Moved?  Want to Change Political Party?

If you:

  • Changed your name
  • Moved within the County
  • Wish to change your political party

You may simply complete another Voter Registration Card, mail it and we will update your registration to reflect the change.

Disclaimer: The information contained in these pages was valid at the time of publication. The County Clerk / Recorder / Registrar of Voters reserves the right to modify, update, change or make improvements at any time, without notice, and assumes no liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of errors, omissions or discrepancies.