Voter Registration Information

Requirements for Voter Registration

  • You must be a U. S.  citizen AND
  • You must be a resident of Tennessee  AND
  • You must beat least eighteen (18) years old on/or before the next election AND
  • You must not have been convicted of a felony , or if you have,  your voting rights must have been restored.
  • If you register by mail, you must vote in person the first time you vote after registering.  MAIL OR HAND DELIVER THIS FORM TO YOUR COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION.

There is a registration deadline before every election for people who have never been registered to vote in DeKalb County. If a person has already registered to vote in DeKalb and needs to update their registration, that may be done no later than 5 days before Election Day. Please see the Election Calendar for specific dates.

Places to Register to Vote

  • The Election Commission Office
  • Department of Safety
  • Department of Rehabilitation
  • Department of Human Services
  • Public Libraries
  • You may call 615-597-4146 and request a form be mailed to you.


Voter Registration Form