Florida ID requirements for vote-by-mail ballots

Who is eligible for Vote-By-Mail voting?
  • Any registered voter is permitted to vote-by-mail under Florida law.
  • A member of the voter's immediate family or legal guardian may also request a vote-by-mail ballot for a voter, if directly instructed to do so by the voter.
What types of ID are required to apply for Vote-by-Mail Voting?

First-time FL voters who did not meet the federal ID requirements when registering to vote must include one of the following:

  • A copy of a current and valid photo ID (Florida driver's license, state ID card, U.S. passport, student ID, employee ID, military ID)
  • A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows the name and address of the voter

More info from the Florida Division of Elections

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