Washington ID requirements for absentee ballots

Who is eligible for Absentee Voting?
  • Most Washington voters vote by mail.
What types of ID are required to apply for Absentee Voting?

Voters who did not provide ID with voter registration must provide one of the following:

  • Driver's license
  • State ID card
  • Student ID card
  • Tribal ID card
  • Current utility bill with voter’s name and Washington address
  • Bank statement with voter’s name and Washington address
  • Paycheck with voter’s name and Washington address
  • Government check with voter’s name and Washington address

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