Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

Posted on Oct 4, 2016 in News Release

PEARL CITY, October 4, 2016 – The Office of Elections and County Clerks of Hawaii remind voters that Monday, October 10 is the deadline to register to vote in the November 8 General Election.

To be eligible to register to vote, you must be a U.S. Citizen, a Hawaii resident and at least 18 years of age.

Hawaii residents have several ways to register:

  • Online at www.elections.hawaii.gov by 4:30 p.m. on October 10. A Hawaii Driver’s License or Hawaii State ID is required to register online.
  • Mail a completed Wikiwiki Voter Registration form to your Clerk’s Office. Applications must be postmarked to your Clerk’s Office by October 8, 2016 as the USPS will be closed on October 10, 2016 in observance of Columbus Day. Forms are available at post offices, libraries and at most state agencies. The voter registration form may also be downloaded from the Office of Election’s website at www.elections.hawaii.gov.
  • Apply in-person at your Clerk’s Office or at the Office of Elections by 4:30 p.m. on October 10.

Voters who have moved or changed their name since the last election will need to update their voter registration.

For more information about voting and the 2016 Elections, visit www.elections.hawaii.gov or call 453-VOTE (8683).

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Contact:
Nedielyn Bueno
Phone: (808) 453-8683
Email: nedielyn.i.bueno@hawaii.gov