State of Maine Voting Requirements & Information

Statewide Voter Information

U.S. Domestic Voters

General Information


You can register to vote or update your registration information:

  • by mail
  • in person at your elections office
  • at the polls on Election Day
  • at social service agencies
  • at DMV
  • online starting in 2023

Election Day Voting

Polling places open between 6am and 10am and remain open until 8pm on Election Day.

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Early Voting

A registered voter may vote early by absentee ballot at a municipal clerk's office beginning at least 30 days before the election. The voter will not need to complete an absentee application if voting in person. Contact your local clerk's office to inquire about early voting hours.

Absentee Voting

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

General Information