Register to Vote

The information herein below is provided for the convenience of voters. A good-faith effort has been made to ensure that the information is accurate.  However, no representation is made that this information is complete and correct. The Montgomery County Board of Elections and the Maryland State Board of Elections are the only official and authoritative sources of election information. Voters are advised to confirm the accuracy of the information contained herein with those sources.

Register for the November 2018 General Election

Maryland residents may register to vote at anytime, but if you do not plan to vote early, you must register by October 16, 2018 to vote in the November General Election.

Same-Day Registration During Early Voting

If you miss the October 16 registration deadline, you can register to vote and vote on the same day at any Early Voting Center, 10 am – 8 pm, Thursday, October 25 – Thursday, November 1. Same-day voter registration is NOT available on Election Day, Tuesday, November 6.

Eligibility

See the Eligibility Requirements of the Maryland State Board of Elections to confirm your eligibility to vote.

Register Online

If you do not plan to vote early, complete and submit the online voter registration form below by 9 pm, Tuesday, October 16.

Maryland Online Voter Registration

Register By Mail or In Person

To register by mail or in person, complete the Voter Registration Application form below.  You cannot submit your printed Voter Registration Application by email or fax.

Maryland Voter Registration Application

Solicitud de Inscripción Como Votante de Maryland

Voter registration applications also are available from the Montgomery County Board of Elections, 18753 North Frederick Avenue Suite 210, Gaithersburg, MD, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday; telephone (240) 777-8500. You may have a form mailed to you by calling the 24-hour voter information line at (240) 777-VOTE and leaving your name and address after the recorded message.

Voter Registration Sites

CLICK HERE and select “Where Do I Register?” from the menu for a list of other locations throughout Montgomery County where voter registration applications are available.

CLICK HERE and select “The Registration Process” from the menu for a list of state and federal agencies throughout Maryland where voter registration applications are available.

Voter Registration Deadlines

If you do not plan to vote early, your mailed Voter Registration Application must be postmarked* by October 16, 2018.

Hand-delivered Voter Registration Applications must be received by 5 pm, Tuesday, October 16, 2018.

Mail Your Voter Registration Application to:

Montgomery County Board of Elections
P.O. Box 10159
Rockville, MD 20849-0159

** If you are concerned about missing the postmark deadline, hand-carry your Voter Registration Application to your nearest U.S. Post Office and ask the postal clerk at the counter to postmark your application envelope by hand. 

Hand Deliver Your Voter Registration Application to:

Montgomery County Board of Elections
18753 North Frederick Avenue, Suite 210
Gaithersburg, MD 20879