Voter Registration Deadline: October 14

Vote2016aFriday, October 14, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the November 8, 2016 Federal, State & County General Election & the City of Tulsa General Election (Council Districts 1, 2, & 9 only), Tulsa County Election Board Secretary Patty Bryant said today.

Bryant said that persons who are United States citizens, residents of Oklahoma, and at least 18 years old may apply to become registered voters.

VoterThose who aren’t registered or need to change their registration may apply by filling out and mailing an Oklahoma Voter Registration Application form in time for it to be postmarked no later than midnight Friday, October 14, 2016.

Bryant said applications postmarked after that time will be accepted and processed, but not until after November 8, 2016.

TulsaCountyElectionBoardThe County Election Board responds in writing to every person who submits an application for voter registration. The response is either a voter identification card listing the new voter’s precinct number and polling place location or a letter that explains the reason or reasons the application for voter registration was not approved.

Bryant said any person who has submitted a voter registration application and who has not received a response within 30 days should contact the County Election Board office.

Oklahoma Voter Registration Application forms are available at the County Election Board office located at 555 North Denver Ave., Tulsa and at most post offices, tag agencies and public libraries in the county. Applications also are available at www.elections.ok.gov.