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Voter Registration - Alabama

The Alabama Votes website is maintained by the Office of the Alabama Secretary of State. On the Alabama Votes Register to Vote/Update Your Information page, residents have three ways they can register to vote in Alabama:

1) Submit an application electronically online

2) Download the Alabama Mail-in Voter Registration Form

3) Request a Voter Registration Form be mailed to your addresss

Downloaded forms and mailed forms should be filled out and returned to the local board of registrars in the county in which the registrant resides.

Alabama voters can find answers to your questions about topics such as eligibility for an absentee ballot, applying for an absentee ballot, and casting an absentee ballot.

Alabama voters can confirm their registration status, ballot status, polling location, and address.

This page includes the physical address, mailing address, phone number, and email address of all county board of registrars in Alabama.
Voter Registration - Jefferson County

The website of the Jefferson County Board of Registrars includes a list of locations in the county where residents can register to vote. It also includes a list of polling locations by precinct number and maps of voting districts in Jefferson County.

The Jefferson County Republican Party website includes non-partisan, unbiased step by step instructions on absentee balloting in Jefferson County.
Voter Registration and Information - National Resources

Center for Voter Information is a non-profit, non-partisan partner organization to Voter Participation Center, both founded to provide resources and tools to help voting-eligible citizens register and vote in upcoming elections.

Maintained by the federal government, the website includes information about voter registration, voting procedures, and elections for all national, state, and local jurisdictions. is an interagency product administered by USAGov (formerly the Federal Citizen Information Center), a division of the U.S. General Services Administration's Technology Transformation Service. Its stated mission is to make it easier for everyone to find and understand the government services and information they need—anytime, anywhere, any way they want.

The Voting and Elections page includes links to information about voter registration, polling places, election schedules, and political issues and candidates. is a nonpartisan non-profit organization that provides online voter guides for every state, including voter registration forms, absentee ballot applications, and information on deadlines, directions, and ID and residency requirements.

Launched by the League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF) in October of 2006, is a "one-stop-shop" for election related information. It provides nonpartisan information to the public with both general and state-specific information on all aspects of the election process.
Election Information - Alabama

The official site of the Alabama Secretary of State's Office has information about about Alabama's current elected officials, upcoming elections, historical election data, and elections laws.
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