Register to Vote

Residents may register to vote at any time. If a qualified voter is not registered to vote and wants to vote in a particular election, the qualified voter must register at least 15 days before that election.

Voter registration requirements: U.S. Citizen and 18 years of age on or before election day.

  • Voter registration forms are available on-line at the San Diego Registrar of Voters website. Citizens can fill in the registration form on-line, print and sign, and mail to the Registrar of Voters.
  • Voter registration forms are also available at the City Clerk's Office, U.S. Post Offices, public libraries, and the Department of Motor Vehicles.
  • The San Diego Registrar of Voters is offering a new service for the upcoming election cycle.  In addition to the convenience of voting by mail, voters can sign up to receive their sample ballot and voter information pamphlet electronically.  If you are interested, the application is available at the following link: https://www2.sdcounty.ca.gov/rov/Eng/Green.asp

If you are interested in voting by mail, the following link will take you to the application:   http://www.sdvote.com/content/rov/en/VoteByMail.html

Information Resources:

Kathy Hollywood, City Clerk    
khollywood@encinitasca.gov              
760-633-2601

Secretary of State                    
www.sos.ca.gov                                
800-345-VOTE (8683)

Fair Political Practices Commission
www.fppc.ca.gov
866-ASK-FPPC (275-3772)

San Diego County Registrar of Voters
www.sdvote.com
800-696-0136

For more information, contact the City Clerk’s Office at 760-633-2601.