How can I register to vote?
There are three ways to register to vote in Pierce County:
1. Online: You can register online, 24 hours a day, at VoteWA.gov.
To register online, you will need:
- A current Washington state license, or
- A current Washington state ID card
2. By mail: Download and print a voter registration form copy and mail it to Pierce County Elections. Forms are available in many languages.
3. In-person: You can register to vote in-person at Pierce County Elections Office in Tacoma
Who can register?
To register to vote in Washington, you must be:
- A citizen of the United States
- A legal resident of Washington state for at least 30 days prior to election day
- At least 18 years old by election day
- Not disqualified from voting due to a court order
- Not currently serving a sentence of total confinement under the jurisdiction of the Department of Corrections for a Washington felony conviction
- Not currently incarcerated for a federal or out-of-state felony conviction
Read more about who can vote in Washington.
Pierce County Ballot Drop Box Locations
16 and 17-year-olds can now pre-register to vote! Registrants under the age of 18 will have their registrations held until they become eligible to vote.