Military & Overseas Voting FAQs

If you are a DC resident serving in the US military or living overseas, you can vote in the District of Columbia.

If you are eligible to vote in DC elections and are ...

  • active duty military and their dependents
  • members of the Coast Guard
  • commissioned corps of the U. Public Health Service
  • commissioned corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric administration
  • the Merchant Marine
  • civilian citizens of the United States living overseas

The District also allows US citizens who were born overseas the opportunity to vote at the same address where a parent most recently lived in the United States.

Click here for details on how to register and vote>>