Pre-Registration (16 - 17 years old)

Pre-Registering to Vote

Pre-registration does not change the voting age, which is 18. Instead, it allows eligible Californians ages 16 or 17 to complete the online voter registration form providing sufficient time and opportunity to get ready to vote.

Pre-registration applies to California youth who are 16 or 17 and meet the following criteria:

Pre-Register to Vote Online