Puerto Rico Voter Info

The general election is Nov 3, 2020
Puerto Rico, here’s all the info you need to know!

The Rona will not pause the revolution. Get the facts.

Important Dates to know, Puerto Rico!

New Voter Registration Deadline

Postmarked by Sat Sep 19, 2020

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Tue Sep 15, 2020

Early Voting

No information available, please check back later.

Can I Vote by Mail? (Absentee)

Tue Nov 3, 2020
Postmarked by Sat Sep 19, 2020
Email by Sat Sep 19, 2020

Any registered voter may apply for an absentee ballot and vote by mail.

Am I eligible to register to vote?

You are eligible to vote in Puerto Rico if you:
  • Are a resident of Puerto Rico
  • Are at least 18 years old by Election Day
You are NOT eligible to vote in Puerto Rico if:
  • You have been legally declared "mentally incompetent" by a court
Service members and their dependents may register and request a ballot using the federal voter registration/ballot request form ("FPCA"). You will have the following identification options when completing the form:
  • U.S. State or Territory or District Issued ID
  • Option to Indicate that you do not have the Requested ID
  • Last 4 Digits of your Social Security Number
U.S. citizens living abroad have the right to vote as absentee voters, provided they are eligible to vote in their state. If you are living outside of the U.S. permanently, indefinitely, or temporarily, your voting rights stay with you, even if you never voted when you lived in the U.S. To vote from overseas:
  • Complete and send an overseas voter registration/ballot request form to your election office in the U.S. This is one specific form that will register you as an overseas voter and request your absentee ballot – simultaneously.

I am a college student. Where do I register to vote?

Students have a choice about where to register to vote.

Students attending college may register at their campus address or choose to remain registered or register at their permanent or home address.

You may only be registered and vote in one location.

Will I need ID?

To register to vote in Puerto Rico you should provide one of the following:
  • Valid Local Government issued ID
  • The Last Four Digits of your Social Security Number
  • Valid Federal issued ID
  • Valid issued ID
The ID requirements for voter registration vary in Puerto Rico depending on your date and place of birth. Please inquire with the elections board.
    In Puerto Rico, you need to show a valid ID to vote. You can use any ID from this list:
    • Valid Voter ID Card

    The info on this page is for:

    Puerto Rico Voter Info

    If you want info for a different state or U.S. territory, go here