National Voter Registration Day in California Tuesday September 28 2021.
National Voter Registration Day is a nonpartisan civic holiday celebrating our democracy.
Celebrated on the fourth Tuesday of September, National Voter Registration Day will next take place on September 28, 2021 when volunteers and organizations from all over the country will “hit the streets” in a single day of coordinated field, technology and media efforts.
National Voter Registration Day seeks to create broad awareness of voter registration opportunities to reach tens of thousands of voters who may not register otherwise.
According to U.S. Census data from 2020, as many as 1 in 4 eligible Americans are not registered to vote.
Every year, millions of Americans find themselves unable to vote because they miss a registration deadline, don’t update their registration, or aren’t sure how to register.
National Voter Registration Day wants to make sure everyone has the opportunity to vote.
Determine Your Voter Status
You can check online to determine your Voter Status at My Voter Status at The California Secretary of State Online Site.
You need to reregister to vote if you change your name or you change your political party choice.
California Qualifications to Register to Vote
A United States citizen and a resident of California
18 years old or older on Election Day
Not currently in state or federal prison or on parole for the conviction of a felony and
Not currently found mentally incompetent to vote by a court
National Voter Registration Day has been endorsed by the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS), the National Association of State Election Directors (NASED), the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC), and the National Association of Election Officials (The Election Center).