Red River Registrar of Voters Debra Jones said, “Please join registrars of voters across the state the week of September 19 – 23, 2022 for Voter Registration Week activities aimed at registering Louisiana citizens to vote.” The Red River Parish Registrar of Voters Office is available for Voters to come in and get registered to vote Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm in the Registrar of Voters Office, Room 104 in the Red River Parish Courthouse.
You can also visit the Red River Parish Library, the Office Motor Vehicle, or Public Assistance Agencies to pick up a Voter Registration Application.
The first step to participating in the electoral process is registering to vote. This fall, Louisianans will choose statewide leaders as well as vote for a host of local and municipal races, constitutional amendments and propositions. Make sure you get registered so you can Geaux Vote on Election Day!
Citizens with valid Louisiana driver’s license or Louisiana ID card can register online 24 hours a day, seven days a week from any location by visiting voterportal.sos.la.gov. Also, citizens wishing to register by mail can download and print the application from the website at http://www.geauxvote.com.
To register and vote in Louisiana individuals must:
– Be a U S citizen;
– Be at least 17 years old (16 years old if registering in person at the Registrar Of Voters Office or at the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles) to register and 18 years old prior to the next election to vote
Not be under an order of imprisonment for conviction of a felony or, if under such an order have not been incarcerated pursuant to the order within the last five years and under an order of imprisonment related to a felony conviction for election fraud or any other election offense pursuant to La R.S. 18:1461.2;
– Not be under a judgment of full interdiction for mental incompetence or partial interdiction with suspension of voting rights;
– Be a resident in the state and parish in which you seek to register and vote;
– Apply at least 20 days prior to an election if registering online or 30 days prior to an election if registering in person or by mail.
The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is Tuesday, October 11th and the deadline to register to vote online is Tuesday, October 18.
You can contact the Red River Parish Registrar of Voters Office at 318-932-5027 or by email at RedRiverROV@sos.la.gov.
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