Iowa’s Voter I.D. Requirements

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For more information on voting in the Iowa primaries, please contact your county auditor or the Iowa Secretary of State’s office.

What is a valid form of ID to show at the polls?

  • Iowa Driver’s License
  • Iowa Non-Operator’s ID
  • U.S. Passport
  • U.S. Military ID or Veteran ID
  • Iowa Voter ID PIN card
  • Tribal ID Card/Document

How do I show an I.D. if I vote by mail?

Voters requesting absentee ballots will be required to include their driver’s license/non-driver’s ID numbers on their request form. Voters using the Voter ID Card will be required to include their card’s four-digit PIN number on the absentee ballot request form.

More information

The Iowa Secretary of State’s office has two very good online resources to learn more about voter identification requirements. Please visit the “Voter Ready Iowa” website or their Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) page on the Voter I.D. law.

Disclaimer: This document is intended for general informational purposes only and is not meant to provide a comprehensive listing or overview of all voting information. Please contact your county auditor or the Iowa Secretary of State’s office for any additional information. This document was last updated on May 10, 2022 and may not necessarily reflect all the most recent or relevant information.

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