Nebraska

Registered voters do not need to provide an ID when they vote, except for some first-time voters.

Is out-of-state ID accepted?

No!
No ID is required to vote in Nebraska

Is student ID accepted?

No!
No ID is required to vote in Nebraska

Is an expired ID accepted?

No!
No ID is required to vote in Nebraska

Nebraska ID Requirements for Voting In Person

You do not need to show ID when you vote in person.

Unless: It is your first time voting in a federal election in Nebraska. A federal election is when you vote for the President, your Congressional Representative or your Senators. Review federal ID requirements for first-time voters.

Frequently Asked Questions

Probably. If you have submitted a voter registration application by mail without providing identification and have not previously registered to vote in your county, you must show an acceptable photo ID. Otherwise you must show one of the following which can be a photocopy or which likely can be on an electronic device: current utility bill or bank statement, government check or pay check, or some other government document. Please also see the federal ID requirements for first-time voters.

Nebraska ID Requirements for Voting By Mail

Any registered voter may request an early-voting (absentee) ballot. No excuse is required.

You do not need a copy of your ID to vote by mail in Nebraska.

Unless: It is your first time voting in a federal election in Nebraska. A federal election is when you vote for the President, your Congressional Representative or your Senators. Review federal ID requirements for first-time voters.

The signature on your mail-in ballot must match other signatures on file.

Frequently Asked Questions

There is no process to “cure” (fix) your ballot if it is rejected.