LOUISIANA Voter ID Information

Registered Louisiana voters will be asked to show an acceptable photo ID at the polls to vote. Voters without ID may sign an affidavit and vote a regular 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 LOUISIANA

Louisiana IDs for voting:

  • LA driver's license
  • LA special ID card
  • Other generally recognized picture ID card with voter's name and signature
  • Digital license via LA Wallet*

* Smartphone app by LA Office of Motor Vehicles

If none of above, you can complete and sign affidavit including date of birth and mother’s maiden name

 

OUT-OF-STATE ID

YES! Louisiana accepts generally recognized photo IDs that contain the voter's name and signature.

STUDENT ID

YES! Louisiana accepts student IDs that include the voter's photo, name, and signature.

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