Online voter registration deadline Tuesday for Nov. 3 election

Tuesday, October 13
Posted at 11:03 AM, Oct 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-12 12:03:50-04

The Secretary of State's office is reminding Louisianians that Tuesday, Oct. 13 is the online registration deadline for the Nov. 3 Presidential General and Open Congressional Primary Election.

This deadline is for citizens who are unregistered, as well as registered voters who would like to make changes to their registration.

Citizens can check their registration or register to vote online at

The Secretary of State's Office says that in order to submit electronically, a Louisiana driver's license or Louisiana special ID card must be used.

After registering, voters are asked to download the GeauxVote Mobile smartphone app which provides registration information as well as voting districts, sample ballots, polling place information and election results.

According to the Secretary of State's Office, voters can also use the virtual voter assistant, GeauxBot, to access pertinent election information such as registration deadlines, election dates, polling locations and hours.

GeauxBot is accessible by visiting or by selecting Elections and Voting on

Early voting for the November 3 election is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 16 through Tuesday, Oct. 27 (excluding Sundays), from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

For more information, contact the Elections Division by calling 1.800.883.2805 or emailing

Acadiana residents can learn more about their local elections by visiting

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