Resources for Voters

Want simple answers to your most common questions about voting? Click the links below to learn more about Voter Registration, Casting a Ballot, and Voters’ Rights!  Get started with these Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) compiled by the Alameda County Registrar of Voters.

NEW Opportunities for Voter Registration

  • 16 and 17-year-old eligible California residents can now pre-register to vote! California youth who pre-register to vote will have their registration become active once they turn 18 years old. Eligible Californians ages 16 or 17 can register online at
  • California Motor Voter Program. As of April 2018, eligible California Voters completing drivers license or identification (ID) card or change of address transactions will be automatically registered to vote (unless they choose to opt out). More information available here.

November 6, 2018 Ballot Information

Check out our newly release Voting Matters summary of the 11 statewide ballot measures as well as a video of the October 4thpresentation on the statewide ballot measures that the League of Women Voters provided to public health department staff.

The League of Women Voters California Education Fund’s Easy Voter Guide provides nonpartisan information about statewide propositions on the November 6, 2018 ballot in California. The guide also has additional information about how this general election works, and the candidate offices that will appear on the ballot.


Voting Matters
Voter Registration

Voting Matters
Casting a Ballot

Voting Matters
Voters' Rights

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