Howard County, IN

Voter Registration

To Register You Must Be:

  • A citizen of the United States
  • 18 years old on the day of the next general or municipal election
  • A resident in your precinct at least 30 days prior to the next election
  • Not currently incarcerated after being convicted of a crime

Various Ways to Become Registered

  • In person at the Voter Registration office: 104 N. Buckeye, Rm. 104B Kokomo, IN
  • On-line at www.indianavoters.com
  • Download the application below, complete and mail to: Howard County Voter Registration 104 N. Buckeye, Rm 104B, Kokomo, IN 46901
  • Full Service Public Agencies (i.e., WIC, FSSA, DFR)
  • BMV (PLEASE REQUEST TO BECOME REGISTERED AT THE TIME YOU ARE CONDUCTING BUSINESS RELATED TO THE BMV. THIS IS NOT AUTOMATIC) FORMS ARE AVAILABLE FOR YOUR USE. HOWEVER, IF YOU ARE ONLY PICKING UP A FORM IT IS YOUR SOLE RESPONSIBILITY TO SUBMIT THE FORM TO THE VOTER REGISTRATION OFFICE.

To Complete a Voter Registration Application Provide the Following:

  • Name
  • Residential Address (and mailing address IF different than residential address)
  • Voter Identification Number **
**Voter Identification may be: INDIANA ISSUED DRIVERS LICENSE NUMBER
INDIANA STATE ISSUED I.D. CARD NUMBER
LAST FOUR ONLY OF SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER
(IF NONE OF THE ABOVE ARE SUPPLIED THE STATE SYSTEM WILL GENERATE A VOTER IDENTIFICATION NUMBER UTILIZING YOUR 2 DIGIT BIRTH MONTH 2 DIGIT BIRTH DATE
2 DIGIT BIRTH YEAR, AND RANDOMLY ASSIGNED 4 DIGIT NUMBERS)
  • Birth Date (MM/DD/YEAR)
  • Signature
PLEASE ENSURE THAT BOXES 11 & 12 ARE MARKED, ALONG WITH YOUR SIGNATURE. REGISTRATION FORMS CANNOT BE PROCESSED IF THESE ITEMS ARE MISSING.

ACKNOWLEDGMENT NOTICE of receipt of your Application:
  • This notice informs you of your precinct name, poll location, and voting districts that apply to you.
  • If your application is incomplete you will be asked to provide missing information.
  • IF you DO NOT receive an Acknowledgment Notice within 30 days of filing your application, contact your county Voter Registration Office.
THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER TO VOTE IS 29 DAYS BEFORE A PRIMARY OR GENERAL ELECTION!

(BY 4:00 P.M. LOCAL TIME IN OFFICE, 12:00 MIDNIGHT ONLINE, MAIL POSTMARKED DAY OF DEADLINE TO REGISTER)

REQUIREMENTS TO VOTE ON PRIMARY ELECTION DAY, GENERAL ELECTION DAY IN HOWARD COUNTY
  • YOU MUST BE A REGISTERED VOTER OF HOWARD COUNTY
  • YOU MUST VOTE AT YOUR POLLING PLACE

PRIMARY ELECTION DAY

  • First Tuesday AFTER the first Monday in MAY
  • A Democratic OR Republican ballot must be chosen. You are nominating the Candidate who will be on the ballot in the General Election.

GENERAL ELECTION DAY

  • First Tuesday AFTER the first Monday in NOVEMBER
  • Candidates of both major political parties, as well as third party, and independent candidates will be on the ballot.
HOWARD COUNTY POLL LOCATIONS ARE OPEN FROM 6:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.

Any questions pertaining to Voter Registration contact:

Howard County Voter Registration Office at: 765-456-2219

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Indiana Voter Registration Application