League of Women Voters

Wisconsin Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible to vote in Wisconsin you must be:

  • A U.S. citizen
  • 18 years or older on Election Day
  • A resident of Wisconsin at least 10 consecutive days before the election
  • Registered to vote or are registering on Election Day

You are ineligible to vote in Wisconsin if you:

  • Have already voted in the election
  • Are still required to report to a probation or parole officer because of a felony conviction
  • Have been ruled incapable of voting by a judge
  • Have made or become interested, directly or indirectly, in any bet or wager depending upon the result of the election

You will have to prove residency by providing adequate identification. See "ID Needed for Voter Registration" below for more information.


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