Elections and Voter Registration

The Isanti County Auditor-Treasurer’s office provides voter registration and election administration for Federal, State and County elections. Duties include the administration of over 20,000 voter registration records, candidate filings, ballot preparation, absentee voting, compilation of election results, campaign finance reporting, and providing election related information to the public. This office also provides voter registration and administrative support to cities and schools who administer their own local elections.

How to Register to Vote

To register, a person must be:

  • A U.S. citizen
  • At least 18 years old on Election Day
  • A resident of Minnesota for 20 days
  • Finished with all parts of any felony sentence

A person can vote while under guardianship unless a judge specifically has revoked their right to vote. A person cannot vote if a court has ruled that they are legally incompetent.

See if you are Registered to Vote in Minnesota

Registration Dates

Voters are encouraged to register before Election Day. To pre-register, election officials must receive a voter’s application at least 20 days before Election Day.

Voters can register at their polling place on Election Day if they miss the pre-registration date.

Ways to Register to Vote