New Mexico

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

Is out-of-state ID accepted?

Yes!
No ID is required to vote in New Mexico

Is student ID accepted?

Yes!
No ID is required to vote in New Mexico

Is an expired ID accepted?

Yes!
No ID is required to vote in New Mexico

New Mexico 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 New Mexico. A federal election is when you vote for the President, your Congressional Representative or your Senators. Review federal ID requirements for first-time voters.

 

New Mexico ID Requirements for Voting By Mail

Any registered New Mexico voter may apply for an absentee ballot. No excuse is required.

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

Unless: It is your first time voting in a federal election in New Mexico. 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 absentee ballot must match other signatures on file.