Javascript is not enabled.

Javascript must be enabled to use this site. Please enable Javascript in your browser and try again.

Skip to content
Content starts here


Leaving Website

You are now leaving and going to a website that is not operated by AARP. A different privacy policy and terms of service will apply.

How to Vote in the 2024 Elections in Your State

State-by-state guides to primaries, absentee voting, ID requirements and more

Voters across the U.S. will soon begin casting their ballots in the 2024 primaries, starting with the Iowa caucuses and the New Hampshire presidential primary in mid-January.

While some states have tightened voting laws, others have expanded options to include mail voting, same-day registration or other alternatives.

spinner image Image Alt Attribute

AARP Membership

Join AARP for $12 for your first year when you sign up for Automatic Renewal. Get instant access to members-only products and hundreds of discounts, a free second membership, and a subscription to AARP The Magazine

Join Now

AARP’s 53 state and U.S. territory voting guides can help you navigate voting rules and regulations as they evolve. They provide information on how to register to vote in your state, whether absentee voting is offered, and if you should bring your ID to the polls. These guides also include state-specific deadlines and where to find other resources.

Click on your state or territory above to learn more. We’ll update these guides throughout election season, so check back for new information.

Discover AARP Members Only Access

Join AARP to Continue

Already a Member?