Getting Ready For The Spring Primary On Tuesday Feb. 20th


Residents who want to vote in the State Supreme Court race or other primary contests, and who are not yet registered, can register at their polling place on Election Day.

The following documents can be used to prove a voter’s residence:

  • A current and valid Wisconsin driver’s license;
  • A current and valid Wisconsin identification card;
  • Any other official identification card or license issued by a Wisconsin governmental body or unit;
  • Any identification card issued by an employer in the normal course of business and bearing a photo of the card holder, but not including a business card;
  • A real estate tax bill or receipt for the current year or the year preceding the date of the election;
  • A residential lease which is effective for a period that includes election day;
  • A university, college or technical institute fee card (must include photo);
  • A university, college or technical institute identification card (must include photo);
  • A gas, electric or telephone service statement (utility bill) for the period commencing not earlier than 90 days before election day;
  • Bank statement;
  • Paycheck; and
  • A check or other document issued by a unit of government.Registration at the polling place on Election Day also requires proof of residency.

    In addition, new voters must provide their Wisconsin driver’s license number or Wisconsin ID number. If they do not have either, they may use the last four digits of their Social Security number.

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