Voter Registration

To register, complete a voter registration application at least 20 days prior to Election Day. Download a voter registration application or pick one up at Washington County Government Center, 13000 Ravine Parkway

Mail or drop off your completed voter registration form to:
Washington County, Elections Division
14949 62nd Street N
P.O. Box 6
Stillwater, MN 55082-0006

Election Day Registration

To register at the polling place on Election Day, you must have authorized proof of residence:

  • Mailed notice from the Registration Office indicating late registration
  • A registered voter in the precinct who can vouch for you
  • Registration in the same precinct indicating a previous address
  • Students can show their address in the precinct by using a current fee statement and an I.D. card
  • A tribal I.D. with name, address, signature, and picture of the individual
  • Valid Minnesota driver's license, learner's permit, or receipt of either with current address located in precinct.
  • Valid Minnesota I.D. or receipt with current address located in the precinct

Approved Identification

A voter may also register using a combination of one approved photo ID and one approved utility bill. Approved Photo IDs:

  • Minnesota driver's license with the current name (licenses from out-of-state are not acceptable).
  • Minnesota state I.D. card (I.D. from other states is not acceptable).
  • Minnesota Tribal I.D.
  • U. S passport.
  • U.S. Military I.D.

Approved Utility Bills

  • Cable television bill
  • Gas bill
  • Sewer bill
  • Solid waste bill
  • Telephone bill
  • Water bill

Name / Address Change

You must re-register if your name or address changes or you have not voted in four years.


To vote you must be a U.S. citizen, at least 18 years old. a Minnesota resident for at least 20 days on Election Day and properly registered. For more information on voting, visit the Washington County elections website.