How to Register to Vote in the Hawai‘i General Election
Photo: Diane Lee
Important Voting Dates
Voter registration due
Oct. 21–Nov. 1
Early walk-in voting
Absentee application due
Voters must be citizens of the U.S., residents of the State of Hawai‘i, and at least 18 years of age by Election Day.
Voters must re-register in the cases of legal name change, change of residence or change of mailing address since the last election.
To register, pick up an affidavit on application (the Wikiwiki Voter Registration & Permanent Absentee form) from the following:
City/County Clerk’s Offices
Hawai‘i State Libraries
Office of Elections website: hawaii.gov/elections
Satellite City Halls
U.S. Post Offices
In order to vote in the general election Nov. 4, voters must turn in their completed registration forms by Oct. 6 to their City/County Clerk.
Source: Hawai‘i state Office of Elections.
Polling Place Locator: https://elections2.hawaii.gov/ppl
Campaign Spending Commission: ags.hawaii.gov/campaign
National Institute on Money in State Politics: followthemoney.org
Center for Responsive Politics: opensecrets.org
Have questions or want to know more? Visit the Office of Elections website at hawaii.gov/elections, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 453-VOTE (8683) or toll-free for Neighbor Islands at (800) 442-VOTE (8683).