To be eligible to register in Texas, you must:
- be a U.S. citizen;
- be a resident of the county;
- be 18 years old (you may register at 17 years and 10 months);
- not a convicted felon (unless a person's sentence is completed,
including any probation or parole)
- not declared mentally incapacitated by a court of law
For more information, please read the Voter
Registration in Texas pamphlet.
You may print the informal application (by clicking
on the Texas image on the next line)
which is in Adobe Acrobat Portable Data Format (PDF). If you
do not have the Adobe Acrobat Reader, please follow the link to
in order to down load the free plug-in. After filling
in the information mail it to your local voter registrar.
You may request a postage-paid application by
filling out the form below and no later than the next working day,
a voter registration application will be mailed to you. You must
mail the voter registration application to the voter registrar in
your county of residence. Click here for a list of all the voter registrars.
You may also pick up a voter registration application at many post
offices, libraries, Texas Department of Public Safety offices, and
Texas Department of Human Services offices throughout the state.