Voter Identification Information

Pennsylvania Voting requirements:

  • Be a US citizen
  • Be registered to vote in Pennsylvania.
  • Live at your current address by Oct 9
  • Be 18 by Election Day, Nov 8
  • Not be in jail or prison for a felony

 In person ID requirements:

 If you’re voting for the first time at your voting location, bring one of the following photo IDs with you:

  • Photo ID issued by any Pennsylvania agency or the US government
  • US passport
  • US Armed Forces ID
  • Student ID
  • Employee ID

 If you don’t have a photo ID you can bring any of the following:

  • Confirmation from a county voter registration office
  • Non-photo ID issued by Pennsylvania or the US government
  • Firearm permit
  • Current utility bill, bank statement, paycheck, or government check

 By mail ID requirements:

 If you don’t have a Pennsylvania driver’s license number, state ID number, or Social Security number, you must attach a copy of one of the following photo IDs with your ballot application that shows your name, photo, and has an expiration date that’s current:
 

  • Photo ID issued by any Pennsylvania agency or the US government
  • US passport
  • US Armed Forces ID
  • Student ID
  • Employee ID