Registration Deadline: The deadline for voter registration is 14 days before an election. However, you may register and vote at the same time during the absentee voting period or on Election Day.
Party Affiliation: If you want to vote for Republican or Democratic candidates in the primary, you must be a registered voter of that party. Under Wyoming law, primary elections are mainly held to nominate candidates for partisan offices to be filled at the general election. If you are unaffiliated or are a member of a minor or provisional political party, you will receive a primary ballot containing only non-partisan candidates. To change your party affiliation or to declare a new affiliation, complete the Wyoming Voter Registration Application & Change Form and submit it to your county clerk’s office not later than 14 days before the primary election. You may also change your party affiliation at your polling place on the day of the primary or general election, or when requesting an absentee ballot.
VOTER REGISTRATION QUALIFICATIONS
Age: A seventeen year old may register to vote if they will be eighteen (18) years old by the next general election.
Citizenship: Must be a United States citizen
Residency: Must be a resident of Wyoming and the precinct in which you register
Mental Competency: Must not have been adjudicated mentally incompetent
Felony Convictions: Not been convicted of a felony, or if convicted, has had civil or voting rights restored.
ID Requirements for Voter Registration: Present a valid Wyoming Driver License if you have one and if not; provide the last four digits of your Social Security Number. (If you have neither, please indicate this on the Voter Registration Application form.) If you have neither click on this link.
SUBMITTING A VOTER REGISTRATION FORM
In person: Print out the form & sign it in front of any registry agent at your County Clerk’s office or Town Clerk’s Office. You may also register at your polling place on Election Day. Please bring documents that prove your eligibility to register and vote.
By mail/ in writing: Voters who are not currently in Wyoming or who cannot go to the county clerk's office may register to vote by mail. Print the voter registration form and follow these instructions:
1. Print out the voter registration form and fill it out in front of a notary or person authorized to administer oaths. Print clearly, using a black or blue ink pen (not felt tip).
2. Show identification to the notary or registry agent. See list of acceptable documents below:
-Valid Wyoming driver’s license
-Different state’s driver’s license
-ID issued by a local, state or federal agency
-Certificate of US citizenship or naturalization;
-Voter registration card from another state or county;
-Original or certified copy of birth certificate bearing an official seal;
-Certificate of birth abroad issued by U.S. State Department;
-Any other form of ID issued by an official agency
3. Sign the voter registration oath. Have the notary or registered agent sign the form.
4. Provide copies of the ID provided to the notary.
5. Send the voter registration form and copies of the ID to your local county clerk. Mail your form as soon as possible. Voter registration closes two weeks prior to an election.
VERIFYING YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION STATUS
Phone: Contact your county clerk to confirm your status.
ABSENTEE BALLOT QUALIFICATIONS
Who can vote absentee: In Wyoming, any qualified elector may apply for an absentee ballot at any time during a calendar year in which the election is held, but not on the day of the election.
OBTAINING AN ABSENTEE BALLOT
In person: In person Absentee Voting in the office of the county clerk begins 40 days before an election. (45 days for military or overseas voters)
By mail: Request an absentee ballot be mailed to you by either calling or emailing the county clerk.
Military and overseas voting: Military and Overseas voters may register, vote and track their ballots with special provisions. Wyoming Military and Overseas Voting Overview
SUBMITTING AN ABSENTEE BALLOT
Location and time: Absentee ballots must be received by the county clerk no later than 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. Absentee ballots can be returned in person or by mail.
Verifying Registration: Contact Your County Clerk to Verify Registration
Deciding how to vote: https://votesmart.org/
Polling Place: Wyoming Polling Place Locator
Problems with voting: Wyoming HAVA Complaint Form
Verifying absentee ballot status: Contact your county clerk.