Register to Vote in El Paso
Last month we told you we’re teaming up with Rock the Vote to get you registered to vote this year. There are a lot of local issues that directly affect you this year so if you haven’t registered to vote, we’ve got the information you need. From the 2012 presidential election to the Quality of Life bond, your voice matters.
You can also click here to go to the El Paso County webpage if you’d like to print and application and mail it in to register to vote in El Paso. You can also visit the Texas Secretary of State webpage to register to vote anywhere in Texas including voting in El Paso.
If you don’t have access to a computer you can visit any local Driver License Division office, post office, or library to get a voter registration form.
If you’re unsure whether you’re eligible to vote, review the criteria below.
Eligibility to Vote in El Paso
You may register to vote any time after you have reached the age of 17 years and 10 months so that your registration can be processed in time for an election falling on or after your 18th birthday.
Other voter eligibility requirements include:
- You must be a citizen of the United States.
- You must reside in the county where you are registering.
- You must not be a convicted felon. If you have a felony conviction, you must have completed your sentencing, paid your fines, and completed your parole.
- You must not have been declared mentally incompetent in a court of law. (Any informal opinions expressed by your friends or relatives do not count here.)
Get voting, El Paso!