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Elections & Voting

Upcoming Elections (Proxima Eleccion)

The next election Tuesday November 5, 2019, and is to vote on proposed amendments to the Texas State Constitution.

Some cities or ISD School Boards may also have bond proposals on the Nov 5 election.  Additionally, some cities may have proposed changes to their charter.  Look for more information in the fall.

Last Day to Register to Vote for the Nov 5 election is
Monday October 7, 2019


Where Can I Vote?

During early voting Oct 21 to Nov 1 , 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 will be listed at votedenton.com

On Election Day, you must vote in your designated precinct voting location. 
On Election Day,  Tuesday November 5, polls will be open 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Check VoteDenton.com in October 2019 for updates of voting locations for early voting or Election  Day Voting.

What's on My Ballot?
Visit us in the fall for information about what will be on the ballot on Nov 5, 2019.









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 Oct 7, 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

Texas requires that voters present a form of ID with them when they vote.
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

What if I don't have one of these?  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