How to Register and Vote
During One-Stop Absentee
If a North Carolina resident has missed the 25 day deadline for voter registration, he/she may register and vote during One-Stop Absentee Voting.
To vote during One-Stop Absentee Voting, a resident must fill out a voter registration application and prove residency by providing appropriate identification with current name and current address. The new registrant may vote ONLY at a One-Stop Absentee Voting Site in the county of registration during One-Stop Absentee Voting and not on Election Day.
Acceptable forms of identification include:
· A North Carolina driver’s license with current address
· A utility bill with name and current address
· A telephone or mobile phone bill
· An electric or gas bill
· A cable television bill
· A water or sewage bill
· A document with name and current address from a local, state, or U.S. government agency:
· A government-issued photo ID
· U.S. military ID
· A license to hunt, fish, own a gun, etc.
· A property tax bill
· Automotive registration
· Certified documentation of naturalization
· A public housing or Social Service Agency document
· A check, invoice, or letter from a government agency
· A birth certificate
· A student photo ID along with a document from the school showing the student’s name and current address.
· A paycheck or paycheck stub from an employer or a W-2 statement
· A bank statement or bank-issued credit card statement
Proof of residence does not include any piece of mail addressed to the voter.
If you cannot supply acceptable Proof-of-Residence, your registration form cannot be processed until the required information is provided.