Who is eligible for Absentee Voting?
- Any registered voter of Colorado
- Colorado citizens who are either temporarily or permanently overseas
- All active military personnel who are absent from Colorado, including their spouses and voting-age dependents
What Types of ID are required to apply for Absentee Voting?
Identification verification for first-time absentee voters:
- A valid Colorado driver's license
- A valid ID card issued by the Department of Revenue
- A valid U.S. passport
- A valid employee ID card with photo issued by any entity of the U.S. government, Colorado, or by any political subdivision of Colorado
- A valid pilot's license issued by the FAA or other authorized agency of the U.S.
- A valid U.S. military ID card with photo
- A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows the name and address of the elector
- A valid Medicare or Medicaid card
- A certified copy of a U.S. birth certificate
- Certified document of naturalization
- A valid student ID card with photo issued by a Colorado institute of higher education
- A valid veteran ID card issued by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs’ Veterans Health Administration with photograph
- A valid ID card issued by a federally recognized tribal government certifying tribal membership
- Verification that a voter is a person committed to the Department of Human Services and confined and eligible to register and vote