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Registration Guidelines
Registration and Voting Requirements in Shelby County - Commission Pamphlet

The 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