Who Can Register to Vote?
To register to vote in York County, Pennsylvania, you must:
- Be a citizen of the United States for at least one month before the next primary, special, municipal, or general election.
- Be a resident of Pennsylvania and the election district in which you want to register and vote for at least 30 days before the next primary, special, municipal, or general election.
- Be at least 18 years of age on or before the day of the net primary, special, municipal, or general election
Please visit the Pennsylvania Department of State website for more information on voter registration.
Deadline to Register or Update your Registration
In Pennsylvania, the deadline to register to vote is 15 days before Election Day. Please register early!
Can I Vote in Pennsylvania if I am in the Military, a Veteran, or Live Overseas?
Veterans, people currently serving in the United States military, or living overseas have special rules and additional options for voting. For more information, please visit the Pennsylvania Department of State website.
What's a Confidential Voter Status?
Voters facing life-threatening situations may qualify for confidential voter status. For more information, contact the Office of Victim Services Address Confidentiality Program (ACP).
Can I Register and Vote in Pennsylvania if I have been Convicted of a Felony or Misdemeanor or am in Pretrial Detention?
Even if you have been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor or are in pretrial detention, you may be able to vote. Please visit the Pennsylvania Department of State website for more information on how to register and how to cast your vote.