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Florida Voter Registration Application
Part 1 – Instructions (DS-DE #39, R1S-2.040, F.A.C. (eff. 01/2012) To Register in Florida, you must be:  A U.S. citizen,  A Florida resident, and  At least 18 years old (you may also preregister if you are 16 or 17 years old but you cannot vote until you are 18). If you have ever been convicted of a felony or if a court has ever found you to be mentally incapacitated as to your right to vote, your right to vote must be restored before you can register. If you do not meet any one of these requirements, you are not eligible to register. Where to Register: You can register to vote in-person or by mailing or hand-delivering your application to any supervisor of elections’ office, any office that issues driver’s licenses any voter registration agency (for example, any public assistance office, assisted living facility, office serving persons with disabilities, public library, or armed forces recruitment office) or the Division of Elections. If mailing application, be sure to add sufficient postage. Deadline to Register: The deadline to register to vote is 29 days before an upcoming election. You can update your registration record at any time, but to change your political party for a primary election, you must make the change by the registration deadline. For a new application, you will be contacted if your application is incomplete, denied or a duplicate of an existing registration. If you receive a voter information card, that means you are registered to vote.

Información en español: Sirvase llamar a la oficina del supervisor de elecciones de su condado si le interesa obtener este formulario en español. Political Party Affiliation: Florida is a closed primary election state. That means registered voters affiliated with a political party can only vote for that party’s candidates in a partisan race on a primary election…...

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