How To Register To Vote

In order to register to vote, you must be a U.S.citizen, a resident of Duval County and at least 18 years of age. For voter registration in Florida, there is no waiting period for the establishment of residency.

You may register in person Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Supervisor of Elections Office, 105 East Monroe Street.  You may also complete a voter registration application at any branch of the Jacksonville Public Library.  For additional locations, registration forms or information on voter registration call 630-1414. If you are registering for the first time, you must register 29 days prior to the election.  After you have registered you will receive a voter information card in the mail.

To register to vote you must:

  • be a United States citizen
  • be a resident of Duval County
  • be 18 years old (you may pre-register if you are 16)
  • not now be adjudicated mentally incapacitated with respect to voting
  • not have been convicted of a felony without your civil rights having been restored
  • not claim the right to vote in another county or state

Where to register:

  • Drivers Licenses Offices
  • Public Assistance Offices
  • Public Libraries
  • Election Office
  • Tax Collector's Offices

Online voter registration form:

You may complete a registration application form online and mail or return it to the Elections Office. You must have the Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your system. A true online registration is not available because your original signature is required on your application. You must click "Proceed to Print" to generate the application.After completing and printing the application, please mail it to our office at 105 East Monroe St. Jacksonville, FL 32202.

Updating your registration record:

The Supervisor requests that you keep your voter information current. Name and party changes must be made by notifying the Supervisor of Elections Office by completing a registration application form online, or by other written means, provided the notice is signed and contains your date of birth or voter registration number. Because Florida is a closed primary state, all party changes for a primary election must be made by the registration deadline which is 29 days before the primary election. Address changes within the state may be made via telephone or email

Updating your signature:

You must submit signature updates using a voter registration application. In order for the signature update to be used for signature comparisons in cavassing absentee and provisional ballots, the update must be received before convassing of absentee ballots begins. Canvassing may begin as early as 15 days before and election.

CONTACT US: (PH) 904-630-1414 • (FAX) 904-630-2920