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California

Abbreviation: 
CA

California Polling Place Locator

You can find your polling place by utilizing VOTE411's poll locator tool.

If you have further questions on your polling place location, please contact your local elections official.

California Poll Worker Information

In order to be a poll worker in California:

  • You must be registered to vote in California
  • You must be at least 18 years of age
  • You must be a resident of the precinct
  • You must complete required training
  • Students who are 16 years or older may work if they are in good standing with a GPA of a 2.5 and above

You will be entitled to compensation To sign up, contact your local elections official.

 

California ID Needed for Voter Registration

To register to vote in California you will have to provide your California drivers' license number or identification card number or the last four digits of your Social Security Number (SSN). If you do not include this information you will be required to provide identification when you vote.

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Information on local, state and federal candidates and ballot measures may be available at Voter's Edge.

 

California Overseas and Military Voters

You are a Military or Overseas voter if you are in uniformed services, living overseas OR a spouse or dependant of a uniformed services voter. To get registered and vote, you can utilize Overseas Vote Foundation.

If you have additional questions about elections and voting overseas you can use our state specific elections official directory or contact the Overseas Vote Foundation.

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The polls will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.

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The voting machine systems used in California are optical scan and DRE.

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California law states that private and public employers must give employees time off to vote, unless the employee has two hours of nonworking time available to vote or employee fails to vote. Employees must give proper notice to their employer.

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A first-time voter who registers and did not provide identification with their application, may need to show identification at the polls. To be safe, bring your driver's license or another photo ID.

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Election Day Problems?

Call one of these hotlines:
1-866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683)
1-888-VE-Y-VOTA (en Español)
1-888-API-VOTE (Asian multilingual assistance)
1-844-418-1682 (Arabic)

 

Donations to the LWVEF, a 501(c)(3) organization, are tax-deductible. The LWVEF tax id number is 53-0239013.

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