Minnesota Secretary Of State - Who can vote?
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Who can vote?

Who can vote in Minnesota?

To vote you must be:

  • A U.S. citizen
  • At least 18 years old on Election Day
  • A resident of Minnesota for 20 days
  • Not currently incarcerated for a felony conviction (more info)
  • You can vote while under guardianship unless a judge specifically has revoked your right to vote.
  • You cannot vote if a court has ruled that you are legally incompetent.


Registering to vote for 16- and 17-year-olds:

You can pre-register to vote at 16 or 17 years old. You must be at least 18 years old to vote.