Register to vote

The people we elect make important decisions about all aspects of our lives, including health care, education and jobs. That is why it is important to vote so you have a voice on issues that matter to you and your community. Every vote counts!

In Washington state, you can register online, by mail or in-person. All are available in multiple languages. 

Deadlines to register to vote for August 6th Primary

  • Online: July 29
  • By mail: received by July 29
  • In person: August 6

Visit Washington state elections for more information on statewide races, accessible voting, voter eligibility and frequently asked questions. 

Update your address

Washington state is vote by mail, so it is important to make sure your address is up to date on your voter registration to get your ballot in the mail on time. Check your registration information and status.  

How and when to vote

All voting is done by mail in Washington state.