What Type of ID Do I Need to Vote?

Iowa voters are required to show ID at the polls before voting. The ID must be one of the following:

  • Iowa Driver's License 
  • Iowa Non-Operator's ID
  • Military ID
  • U.S. Passport
  • Tribal ID
  • Veteran's ID
  • Voter ID Card (must be signed)

If you are not already registered to vote in Iowa and wish to register and vote on Election Day, you must provide proof of identity and residence at the polls to complete Election Day Registration. Click here to view information about Election Day Registration.

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1. I am a student at a college outside of Linn County. Can I still vote in Linn County?
2. Do I Need an ID to Register?
3. Do I Register at School or Home?
4. What Type of ID Do I Need to Vote?
5. Where Do I Vote?
6. How Can I Vote?