Requirements to Register to Vote
You may register to vote if you are currently a United States citizen, will be at least 18 years of age at the time of the next election, are not in prison or on parole for a felony conviction, and have not been judged by a court to be mentally incompetent.
How Do I Register to Vote?
You may register by completing a registration-by-mail form. Forms are available throughout Siskiyou County at city halls, libraries, Department of Motor Vehicles, public assistance offices, post offices, and the Social Security office.
Voter information and/or registration forms can be obtained at the County Clerk/Registrar of Voters' office. Registration-by-mail forms may be requested during regular business hours by calling at (530) 842-8086. You can also register to vote on-line through the California Secretary of State.
When Do I Register to Vote?
You can register to vote when you reach age 18 or if you will be 18 on or before the next election. You must register to vote at least 15 days prior to an election to be eligible to vote in that election.
When Do I Have to Re-register to Vote?
If you have permanently moved to a different address, changed your name, or wish to change your political party affiliation you must re-register to vote. The deadline to re-register is 15 days before the next election.