SOUTH DAKOTA Voter ID Information

Registered South Dakota voters will be asked to show an acceptable photo ID at the polls to vote. Voters without ID can 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 SOUTH DAKOTA

Photo ID:
  • SD driver’s license or SD state ID card
  • US government-issued ID
  • Tribal ID card
  • Current student ID card from a SD-located high school or accredited institution of higher learning
If you are not able to present acceptable ID, you can still vote by signing a Personal Identification Affidavit.

 

LOCAL VOTING RESOURCES

OUT-OF-STATE ID

NO! South Dakota does not accept IDs from out of state as voter ID. 

STUDENT ID

YES! South Dakota accepts a current student ID card from a South Dakota-located high school or accredited institution of higher learning.

Free Printable: SD Voter ID Info wallet card

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