Address & Name Changes

Address Changes
Keep your address updated to make sure you get your ballot.

Changes Within Yakima County
If you are already registered to vote in Yakima County but you need to update your home or mailing address, contact us:

You may also request to change the address for any of your family or household members.

Within Washington
Did you move to a different county in Washington?  Transfer your registration online or print and mail a paper form to your new county elections department.

Name Changes
We need your new signature, so submitting a new form is required:
  • Visit MyVote if you've already updated your Washington driver's license or state ID. Your new signature from your license or ID will become your new signature on your voter registration record.
  • Print, sign and mail us a new form (PDF).

Register or update your registration no later than 29 days before an election.

*If you are not currently registered to vote in Washington, you have until 8 days before an election to register in person at our office.

Registration and update deadline (29 days)
*In-person deadline (8 days)
February 14, 2017 January 16, 2017 February 6, 2017
April 25, 2017 March 27, 2017 April 17, 2017
Primary - August 1, 2017 July 3, 2017 July 24, 2017
General Election - November 7, 2017 October 9, 2017 October 30, 2017
February 13, 2018 January 15, 2018 February 5, 2018

Registration deadlines do not apply to military and overseas voters.