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Registration and Voting Requirements in Shelby County - Commission Pamphlet
New Voter registration deadline is 30 days before Election Day.
You do not  declare a political party in this state.

You may register to vote or UPDATE YOUR ADDRESS if you:
  • Are 18 years of age or older by election day
  • Are a U.S. citizen
  • Are a resident of Tennessee
  • Have not been convicted of a felony or, if convicted, had voting rights restored by court order or pardon -  Those previously convicted of a felony may have their voting rights restored based on guidelines below:
  • Re-Registration
    You must re-register to vote if you:
  • Change your name and also want to change your voter registration (it's your choice)
  • Have had full rights restored by court order or pardon
  • Moved outside your county
  • Move within the county but fail to transfer your registration and do not vote for two November general elections
  • Registration Drives

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All Services at Both East (Shelby Farms) and Downtown Locations (EXCEPT VOTING)
All Election Commission Services are offered at Shelby Farms and Downtown location. Fill in (TYPE) the blank registration application online. Read on...
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