Homeless Voters and Those Wishing Confidentiality

Voting When Homeless 

Homeless U.S. citizens have the right to vote The voter must provide a residence address on the voter registration form. This residence address may be any definable location within the county that describes their physical location. This could be a shelter, park, motor home, or other identifiable location. The mailing address of a person who is homeless or who resides where mail service is unavailable can be the  office of the county clerkThe voter can pick up a ballot at the county elections office.​

Voting If Concerned for Personal Safety 

Some people may choose not to register to vote because they don't feel safe disclos​ing their home address. Under certain circumstances, a voter can register and vote while maintaining their privacy. To maintain privacy, complete this exemption form​ (PDF) and return it to the county elections office, or ask a county elections official for more information about this option.​​​​​​​​​​​

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