Registering to Vote Before Election Day

Register to Vote

Voters are encouraged to register prior to Election Day. You may register to vote:

  • Register Online
  • By mail send a completed voter registration application (PDF) to Anoka County Elections, 2100 3rd Avenue, Suite 130, Anoka, MN 55303
  • In person at the Anoka County Elections Office or at any city or town hall in Anoka County 
  • When you apply for or renew your driver's license


The deadline to pre-register is three weeks prior to the election. Voters that miss this deadline will need to complete an Election Day Registration.

Updating Your Voter Registration Record

Information Changes

If you are currently registered to vote, you must complete an online voter registration application or fill out and submit a paper version of the voter registration application (PDF) if you have:

  • Moved to a different address
  • Moved to a new apartment, condo, etc.
  • Changed your name
  • Not voted at least once within the last four years

Automatic Updates

If you move and submit a permanent forwarding order to the U.S Postal Service, your voter registration may be automatically updated to your new address for you. You will receive a postcard with your new address and new voting location. When you receive this card, please verify the residential address is correct. If the information is not correct, please follow the instructions on the post card.