Are You Election Ready

Registration

Open until October 21
Register online https://ova.elections.il.gov/ through the Illinois State Board of Elections. Illinois driver’s license or state identification is required.

Register in person
at any Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles facility.

Open until October 9
Register in person  https://www.lakecountyil.gov/DocumentCenter/View/1040/Official-Places-of-Voter-Registration-PDF?bidId=
with a deputy registrar.

Register by mail
Must be postmarked or delivered to the County Clerk’s office by October 9. Download PDF https://www.lakecountyil.gov/DocumentCenter/View/23499/Mail-in-Voter-Registration—Downloadable-Form or Online fillable form to print

Oct. 10 to Nov. 6
Grace Registration
Available at any early voting site, your assigned Election Day voting site, or weekdays during business hours at the Clerk’s office.

Voting by Mail
Aug. 8 to Nov. 1 @ noon
Clerk’s office must receive your completed application by noon on Thursday, Nov. 1.

According to Illinois state statute, ballots cannot be mailed to voters until late September.

Your voted ballot must be returned to the Clerk’s office with a postmark no later than midnight on Election Day.

Early Voting
Oct. 22 to Nov. 5
You can vote at any early voting site regardless of where you live.
Click the link below for early voting sites.

https://lakecountyil.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Directions/index.html?appid=830e891b16a84914a7f55847c8b71490

Election Day
Nov. 6
Polls are open 6 am to 7 pm

If you need help finding where to vote just click the link below, answer the questions
and it will give you the address to where you can vote.

https://ova.elections.il.gov/PollingPlaceLookup.aspx