How to register to vote in New Mexico

What you need to know to register to vote in New Mexico for Election Day 2020.

Voter Registration Deadline: Oct. 6, 2020 (Online and by mail)

Oct. 31, 2020 (in person)

To register to vote in the State of New Mexico, an individual must meet the following qualifications:

  • A resident of New Mexico
  • A citizen of the United States
  • An individual who has not been denied the right to vote by a court of law due to reason of mental incapacity
  • Not a convicted felon, or a felon who has completed all of the terms and conditions of sentencing
  • 18 years or older at the time of the next election
  • How to register to vote in New Mexico:

  • Register online here.
  • Print and mail this registration form.
  • Request paper registration form be sent to you by mail.
  • Register in person at your County Clerk’s office until the Saturday before the Election (October 31, 2020).
  • Click here for more information on voter registration in New Mexico.
  • Early voting starts Oct. 17 and ends Oct. 31. Please check locations and hours here or by contacting your County Clerk’s Office here.

    Check if you're registered to vote here.