Use the National Mail Voter Registration Form to register to vote, update your registration information with a new name or address, or register with a political party.
Note: If you wish to vote absentee and are a uniformed service member or family member or a citizen living outside the U.S., contact the Federal Voting Assistance Program to register to vote.
Military and Overseas Voters
EAC has several projects under way to assist states in serving military and overseas citizens who register and vote absentee under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act. Learn more
Research in Progress
Election Administration in Urban ans Rural Areas
HAVA (b)(15) requires EAC to study "[m]atters particularly reelvant to voting and administering elections in rural and urban areas." EAC is preparing to administer a survey to collect data that will be used to explore this issue. The purpose of Survey of Rural and Urban Election Administration, which will be conducted this summer, is to determine the ways in which election officials conduct voter outreach, secure personnel, and handle any cost-related challenges associated with administering general elections in rural and urban jurisdictions.
Electronic Transmission of Voting Materials for Military and Overseas Voters
The EAC is funding research by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on electronic transmission of voting materials for military and overseas voters. View NIST's research plan for the next phase of the project.