RULES & INFO
Voter Registration Instructions
From the vote.org website last updated on October 9, 2018
If you are registering for the first time, you should plan on showing “proof of identification” the first time you vote. Proof of identification includes: (1) A current and valid photo identification or (2) A current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck or government document that shows your name and address.
Alabama voter registration deadlines
In Person: 15 days before Election Day.
By Mail: Postmarked 15 days before Election Day.
Online: 15 days before Election Day.
Alabama voter registration rules
To register to vote in Alabama you must:
be a citizen of the United States;
be a resident of Alabama and your county at the time of registration;
be 18 years old before any election;
not have been convicted of a felony punishable by imprisonment in the penitentiary (or have had your civil and political rights restored);
not currently be declared mentally incompetent through a competency hearing;
swear or affirm to “support and defend the Constitution of the US and the State of Alabama and further disavow any belief or affiliation with any group which advocates the overthrow of the governments of the US or the State of Alabama by unlawful means and that the information contained herein is true, so help me God”; and
not have been convicted of treason or impeachment. If you have been convicted for murder, rape, sodomy, sexual abuse, sexual torture, enticing a child to enter a vehicle for immoral purposes, soliciting a child by computer, production of obscene matter, parents or guardians permitting children to engage in obscene matter, possession of obscene matter, or possession with intent to distribute child pornography, you must receive a pardon before voting. If you have been convicted of another felony that is listed as a crime of moral turpitude, you must seek a Certificate of Eligibility to Register to Vote. If you have another felony (such as a DUI), you ARE eligible to vote.
Alabama voter registration directions
Select the Vote.org registration tool tab at the top of the page to fill out the National Voter Registration Form.
Sign and date your form. This is very important!
Mail or hand-deliver your completed form to the address we provide.
Make sure you register before the voter registration deadline.
LIMESTONE VOTES: Elections website for Limestone County Alabama and the Chief Elections Officer responsible for running elections in our County. This website is an important source of information for upcoming elections, current elected representatives, local voting districts, and much more.
Learn more about voter ID: Where to obtain a voter ID, What are the valid forms of ID, how to obtain a free voter ID, etc.
Vote.org Online Registration Tool