Ohio’s general election is Tuesday, November 7. Polls will be open from 6:30am to 7:30pm.
If you are not registered to vote, you can do so online quickly and easily. Just log on to the Ohio Secretary of State’s website: https://olvr.ohiosos.gov/
We Encourage You To Vote
Voting is one of the most important rights and responsibilities you have as a US citizen. This is a privilege many people around the world do not have. Your vote makes a difference so please make sure you vote in every primary and general election.
You are qualified to register to vote in Ohio if you meet all the following requirements:
You are a citizen of the United States;
You will be at least 18 years old on or before the day of the next general election. (If you will be 18 on or before the general election, you may vote in the primary election to nominate candidates, but you cannot vote on issues or party central committees until you are 18);
You will be a resident of Ohio for at least 30 days immediately before the election in which you want to vote;
You are not incarcerated (in prison or jail) for a felony conviction under the laws of this state, another state, or the United States;
You have not been declared incompetent for voting purposes by a probate court; and
You have not been permanently disenfranchised for violating the election laws.
You are eligible to vote in elections held in your voting precinct 30 days after you are duly registered to vote in this state. You may request an absentee ballot during that 30 day period.
You may register to vote either at your county board of elections or online by clicking here. Find the location of your board of elections by clicking here. Check your voter registration and find the location of your voting precinct by clicking here. You will need to present identification when you vote. Click here to see the accepted forms of identification.
You Have A Voice
Contact your state elected officials:
Governor Mike DeWine
Riffe Center, 30th Floor
77 South High Street
Columbus, Oh 43215-6117
Email Governor DeWine here.