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Elections & Voting

Upcoming Elections (Proxima Eleccion)

Early Voting is the easy way to vote
First Day of Early Voting Monday, April 22, 2019
Last Day of Early Voting  Tuesday April 30, 2019

Election Day Saturday May 4, 2019
City Councils, Mayors, and ISD School Board

Where Can I Vote?

During early voting, you may vote in any early voting location throughout Denton County.  It's quick and easy.   Take 5 minutes and change the world.  Early Voting locations are listed at votedenton.com

On Election Day, you must vote in your designated precinct voting location. 

On Election Day, SATURDAY MAY 4, polls are open 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Check VoteDenton.com for updates of voting locations for early voting or Election  Day Voting.

What's on My Ballot?
Specific seats on ballot depend on your location.  For list of offices in Denton County on the May 4 ballot, visit:
https://www.votedenton.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/0519_Verity_Active_Contest_v1.pdf
Last Day to Register to Vote Thursday, April 4, 2019

Learn more about the candidates for Denton City Council and Denton ISD 
Candidate Forum by League of Women Voters
Thursday April 11, 6:00 pm at Denton City Hall
https://www.facebook.com/events/2320075698320680/

See our candidate page for information about Democratic candidates who are running for City Councils and ISD School Boards
http://dentondemocrats.org/pages/97/candidates/










Who Represents Me Now?
Click here to find my current representatives (by address)

Who Can Vote?

You must be registered to vote in Denton County to vote here. You must be at least 17 years & 10 months old to register, and you must be 18 years of age by election day.  

Voter Lookup (link) - Check your voter registration and find out what districts you live in.

What if I am not registered to vote? 
To register to vote complete the questions at: Print On-line Voter Registration Application then download, print, sign and mail the application.  Your application must be received by the Early Voter Registrar by April 4, 2019, at 5 p.m. You are not registered until you have filled out the Voter Registration Application, printed, signed, dated and mailed it.  There is no online voter registration in Texas.

For Denton County residents, mail your application to:
Early Voting Clerk, P.O. Box 1720, Denton, TX 76202 .
You can also pick up a voter registration card at your local library or at the DCDP office, 522 S. Edmonds, #200, Lewisville.

Vote By Mail

If you qualify, you may vote from the comfort of your home. 

To be eligible to vote by mail, you must fit one of the following groups:

  • be 65 years or older;
  • be disabled (no medical approval or documentation is required);
  • be out of the county on election day and during the period for early voting; or
  • be confined in jail, but otherwise eligible.
APPLICATION FOR BALLOT BY MAIL (ABBM)

Slide Show about Voting By Mail

 

ID Requirements for Texas Voters

What Do I Need to Bring?  Click on this link to see the Texas Secretary of State document on ID required for Texas Voters

If you have one of the following photo IDs that are deemed acceptable, you must bring it with you when you vote. 

  • Texas driver license issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
  • Texas Election Identification Certificate issued by DPS
  • Texas personal identification card issued by DPS
  • Texas concealed handgun license issued by DPS
  • United States military identification card containing the person’s photograph
  • United States citizenship certificate containing the person’s photograph
  • United States passport

If a voter does not possess one of the forms of acceptable photo ID and cannot reasonably obtain one, they may use an approved alternate.  More details about Voter ID can be found at:  https://www.votetexas.gov/register-to-vote/need-id.html

More Information--Denton Vote Group