IOWA Voter ID Information

Registered Iowa voters must show photo ID at the polls to vote. Those who do not have ID can vote a provisional ballot.

VoteRiders provides information and free, expert assistance to help you with voter ID. We can help with renewing your expired ID, obtaining the documents needed to secure your ID, and covering the cost of getting to and from ID-issuing offices. Call or text VoteRiders’ Voter ID Helpline: 844-338-8743.

GUIDE TO VOTER ID RULES IN IOWA

You must show one ID at the polls:
  • Iowa Driver's License
  • Iowa Non-Operator's ID
  • U.S. Passport
  • Military ID
  • Tribal ID
  • Veteran's ID
  • Voter ID Card
If no ID: Cast a provisional ballot and provide ID by the Monday after Election Day

 

LOCAL VOTING RESOURCES

OUT-OF-STATE ID

NO! Iowa does not accept ID from other states as voter ID. 

STUDENT ID

NO! Iowa does not accept student ID.

Free Printable: IA Voter ID Info wallet card

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