Requirements to vote:
18 years old on or by Election Day.
Resident of Missouri.
Not be confined under a sentence of imprisonment.
Not be convicted of a felony or misdemeanor connected with the right of suffrage.
Not be on probation or parole after conviction of a felony, until finally discharged from such probation or parole.
Not be adjudged incapacitated by any court of law.
How do I register?
In the state of Missouri, you can register to vote online, via mail, or in person.
To register online, go to https://s1.sos.mo.gov/votemissouri/request
The deadline to register online is the fourth Wednesday before Election Day.
To register via mail, print out this form https://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/goVoteMissouri/print and send it to your local election authority. You can find their address at https://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/goVoteMissouri/localelectionauthority.aspx
The deadline to register via mail is the fourth Wednesday before Election Day.
To register in person, go to one of the following locations:
Your local election authority’s office
A DMV while applying for or renewing a license
A designated state agency (examples include Division of Family Services, Military Recruitment, etc)
You must have a form of ID if you are registering in person. Acceptable forms can be found here: https://www.sos.mo.gov/CMSImages/ElectionGoVoteMissouri//ShowItToVote-PollingPlacePoster--REVISED--10.23.2018.pdf
The deadline to register in person is the fourth Wednesday before Election Day.
If you have legally changed your name or moved to a new address, you should contact your local election authority. You can also change your address at the polling location on Election Day.
If you have notified your election authority of your name change but have nothing gotten a new voter identification card, you can still vote in one election.
If you have moved to a new address outside of your previous voting jurisdiction, you must apply for a new voter registration before the deadline in order to vote in any election. If you moved after the deadline, you can still re-register, but you will only be able to vote on a presidential and vice presidential ballot.
You do not have to register with a party to vote in either the primary or general election.
Can I pre-register?
You can pre-register to vote if you are 17.5 years old and will be 18 by the general election.