Guam

50% of 18-29 year olds voted in the U.S. in 2020*

*Source CIRCLE - Youth Voting and Civic Engagement in America

Your voter registration application must be received on or by October 23, 2020 in order to be eligible to vote in the 2020 General Election.

Check Registration Status

Check your Guam voter registration status here.

 

Eligibility

In order to register to vote, you must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of Guam, be 18 years old by Election Day, not be confined to a mental institution, not be judicially declared insane, and not be committed under a sentence of imprisonment.

  • If you are at least 16 years of age, you may pre-register to vote.
  • College students have a choice of whether they want to vote in Guam or vote in their home state. You may only be registered and vote at one location.

Deadline

The deadline to register to vote in Guam for the General Election (November 3, 2020) is October 23, 2020.

 

Voter Registration Process

In Guam, you may register to vote online, through a Volunteer Voter Registrar, or in-person at the Guam Election Commission Office, Department of Revenue & Taxation, Motor Vehicle Division, or at your Mayor’s Office.

  • Further voter registration information for Guam can be found here.

This page was last updated on 11/2/2020.

Questions? Contact us here.

Guam offers absentee by-mail and absentee in-person voting. Eligible voters are encouraged to consider voting using one of these methods in order to minimize their risk of exposure to COVID-19.

Vote-By-Mail Practices

In Guam, you must have a reason to be eligible to vote absentee. Eligible reasons to apply for an absentee ballot can be found here. Click here to access Guam’s absentee ballot application.

  • The deadline to request an off-island absentee ballot is October 31, 2020.
  • Completed absentee ballots must be postmarked by or on Election Day and received by November 18, 2020 in order to be counted.
  • Further absentee voting information for Guam can be found here.

Early Voting

Guam offers in-person absentee voting, which is sometimes called early voting.

  • Early voting will take place from October 5, 2020 to October 30, 2020 in the Commission’s office. Contact the Guam Election Commission at 1-671-477-9791 or Vote@gec.guam.gov.

Poll Finder

Locate your polling place here.

 

Election Day Practices

On Election Day, the polls are open 7am-8pm.

  • Further Guam voting information is listed here.

This page was last updated on 11/2/2020.

Questions? Contact us here.