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Vermont

Upcoming Election Dates and Registration Deadlines

August 9, 2022

Vermont Primary Election
Voter Registration Deadline
  • Post received: No deadline
  • In-person request by: August 9, 2022
  • Online request by: August 9, 2022
Absentee Request Deadline
  • Received by: August 8, 2022
Completed Absentee Ballot Return Deadline
  • Received: August 9, 2022
Early Voting: Starts April 11, 2022

November 8, 2022

Vermont General Election
Voter Registration Deadline
  • Post received: No deadline
  • In-person request by: November 8, 2022
  • Online request by: November 8, 2022
Absentee Request Deadline
  • Received by: November 7, 2022
Completed Absentee Ballot Return Deadline
  • Received: November 8, 2022
Early Voting: September 26 – November 7, 2022

Helpful Resources

Register
to vote

Check if you are registered

What's on your
ballot

Absentee Voting

You do not need a reason or excuse to vote absentee in Vermont—anyone can request an absentee ballot. 

See details of absentee voting and download the application here

An absentee ballot may be requested anytime before the election, but must be submited and received by the townclerk before 5 PM on the Wednesday before the election. 

 

Early Voting 

Early voting is available to all voters anytime after ballots are available and before 5 PM the day before Election Day.

See details of early voting here

What to Expect
on Election Day

On Election Day, all polls are open from 10 AM to 7 PM EST, although some open as early as 5 AM. 

Find your polling location.

 

Voter ID Requirements

If this is your first time voting, and you registered by mail, you will need to provide either:

  • A valid photo identification
  • A copy of a current utility bill
  • A copy of a current bank statement
  • A copy of government paycheck, paycheck, or any other government document with the current name and address of the voter.

Click here for more information on voter ID in Vermont

Language Access

Section 203 of the Voting Rights Act requires certain jurisdictions to provide in-language voting materials in areas with a significant number of limited English proficient voters. 

Section 208

Section 208 of the Voting Rights Act states that, “Any voter who requires assistance to vote by reason of blindness, disability, or inability to read or write may be given assistance by a person of the voter’s choice, other than the voter’s employer or agent of the employer or office or agent of the voter’s union.” 

It is your right to bring your own interpreter to the polls, if you so choose. 

Have questions or need help voting?

Call 1-888-API-VOTE (1-888-274-8683).

Bilingual assistance is available in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Urdu, Hindi, and Bengali. Click here for more information.