Carrie Phillips
Elections Manager
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P: (208) 446-1030
F: (208) 446-2184

Physical Address:
1808 N. 3rd St
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814-3407
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Office Hours
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Registering to Vote

Registration Requirements

  1. U.S. Citizen
  2. 18 years of age by Election Day.
  3. A legal resident of Idaho and County/City 30 days prior to an election.
  • Registration
  • You may register or obtain mail-in registration cards at the County Election Department located at 1808 N. 3rd Street, Coeur d'Alene or at any City Clerk's Office or DMV. You may also obtain a mail-in registration card by going to Mail-in forms must be post marked 25 days before an election. The open registration deadline is 24 days before an election. Election Day registration is permitted at your polling place with proper photo identification and dated proof of residence. You can also complete the Election Day registration process, during Early Voting at the Elections Office.

    You must be registered before being able to vote in an election. You must re-register if you move or have a name change.

  • Registration for Idaho Military and Overseas Citizens

    For information on UOCAVA (Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act) or how to register to vote under these guidelines please click here.

  • Early Voting

    The County Elections Office is the Early Voting polling place for Federal, State, County and Local Taxing District Elections. You may vote early approximately 3 weeks prior to an election. Early voting closes at 5:00 P.M. on the Friday before an election.

  • Absentee by Mail

    To vote by mail the application for an absentee ballot must be signed by the elector and include the physical address and mailing address if different. The latest date to request a ballot by mail is 6 days prior to the election at 5:00 P.M. Absentee requests must be done on an annual basis as they are only good for one calendar year at a time. The form can be mailed, faxed or emailed to

Main County Administration Building
Physical Address: 451 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 Mailing Address: PO Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000
Main Phone Number: (208) 446-1000 Contact Us
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