Register to Vote

To participate in local, state and federal elections, you must register to vote. Although you cannot register to vote online, you may visit the web sites listed below to get resources and more information on how to register and how to vote.

Learn about registration and the voting process

Get basic information about registering to vote in the state of Massachusetts.

Lookup your election information

Use the online lookup tool at the website of the Secretary of the Commonwealth to find your personal election information, including your poll location, contact information for your city clerk, and a listing of your elected officials.

Receive a registration application by mail

You may download a State of Massachusetts voter registration form, or request to have a voter registration application mailed to you by visiting the Massachusetts Elections Division on the website of the Secretary of the Commonwealth.

Contact your city clerk

Using this directory provided by the Secretary of the Commonwealth, you can contact your city clerk to get information about voting on election day in your community.

Download a National Mail Voter Registration Form

The U.S. Election Assistance Commission provides a printable, mailable voter registration application in several languages (English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Tagalog, Japanese, and Korean). Instructions specific to the state of Massachusetts and others are included.

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