Voter registration deadlines quickly approaching for November election

Posted at 9:11 AM, Oct 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-05 10:11:20-04

The Louisiana Secretary of State's Office is reminding Louisiana residents that the deadlines to register to vote in the Nov. 3 Presidential General and Open Congressional Primary Election are fast approaching.

The in-person or by mail deadline is Monday, October 5, and the online deadline is Tuesday, October 13.

These deadlines are for citizens who are unregistered, as well as registered voters who would like to make changes to their registration, the Secretary of State's Office says.

Citizens can check their registration or register to vote online at; at their parish’s Registrar of Voters Office; while obtaining services at the Office of Motor Vehicles, public assistance agencies, public schools, colleges and libraries; or by mail.

Louisianians can also utilize the Secretary of State's Office smartphone app, GeauxVote Mobile, to access registration, ballot and polling place information.

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

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

For more information about the Secretary of State’s Elections Division, visit or call 225.922.0900.

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