The last day to register to vote or change voter registration is February 21 in order to vote in the March 20 General Primary Election. If you have changed your name or moved since the last election, you are required to change your voter registration.
To register to vote, you must a U.S. citizen; at least 18 years old by Election Day; and a resident of your precinct at least 30 days prior to Election Day. You also must display two pieces of identification. Neither needs to be a photo ID, but one must include your current address. Acceptable forms of ID include: Illinois driver’s license; Illinois state ID; employee or student ID; credit card; Social Security card; birth certificate; utility bill in applicant’s name; mail postmarked to the applicant; valid U.S. passport; Public Aid ID card; or a lease or rental contract. Learn where and how to register here