26% of 18-29 year olds voted in Vermont in 2022*

*Source CIRCLE - Youth Voting and Civic Engagement in America

Vermont offers same day voter registration until Election Day, November 5, 2024.

Check Registration Status

Check your Vermont voter registration status here.



In order to register to vote, you must be a U.S. citizen, 18 years old on or before Election Day, a resident of Vermont, and take the Voter’s Oath.

  • First-time registrants in Vermont must take the voter’s oath. You must be 18 to take the oath, and it may be self-administered.
  • College students may choose to register to vote at either their home address OR at their college address. See more information here.


There is no voter registration deadline. You can register to vote anytime in Vermont, including Election Day. However, the Secretary of State’s office recommends that voters who use the online form register by the Friday before Election Day, to ensure that their names will appear on the voter rolls on Election Day.


Voter Registration Process

There are three methods of registering to vote in Vermont: online, mail in a printable application, or in-person.

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

This page was last updated on July 20, 2024

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Vermont offers in-person, absentee, and early voting in the 2024 General Election.

Vote-By-Mail Practices

Any registered voter in Vermont may request an absentee ballot and is not required to provide a reason. Click here to access Vermont’s Request for Early Absentee Ballot Form or click here to request your ballot online.

  • The deadline to request an absentee by-mail ballot is no later than by 5 pm or the close of the Town Clerk’s office on the day before the election (November 4, 2024).
  • Your completed mail-in ballot/absentee ballot must be received on or by Election Day before the polls close at 7 pm. Click here to track your ballot.
  • Along with returning the ballot to the polls by 7 pm, voters can also return completed ballots to the town clerk before the close of business on the day before the election (November 4, 2024).
  • Further absentee/by-mail voting information for Vermont is listed here.

Early Voting

Vermont offers early voting.

  • Early voting, also known as in-person absentee voting, will be available starting 45 days before the election (September 21, 2024) and ending the day before the election (November 4, 2024).

Poll Finder

Locate your polling place here. Click here to view more information about available polling locations.


Election Day Practices

On Election Day, the polls are open from between 5 am and 10 am and close at 7 pm.

  • In order to vote in Vermont, you do not need to provide an ID, unless you are a first-time voter who registered by mail. In that case, information about acceptable forms of ID can be found here.
  • Further Vermont voting information is listed here.

This page was last updated on July 20, 2023

Questions? Contact us here.