With Oct. 11 deadline looming, here's how to register to vote in the Nov. 8 election

The last day to register to vote in Texas is Oct. 11.

The last day to register to vote in Texas is Oct. 11.

The Nov. 8 General Election is still almost a month away, but there is only one day left to register to vote.

The last day to register to vote in Texas is Tuesday, Oct. 11.

You can register to vote in person or by mail, but you cannot register online in Texas.

You can fill out the registration form online here. Once filled out, print the form, sign and date it.

Then you can mail or take the form in person to your county's registrar's office. If mailed, the envelope must be postmarked no later than Oct. 11.

Who can vote?

To register to vote, you must be a U.S. citizen and at least 18 years old on election day. You must live at a Texas address and you cannot be serving a sentence (including parole) for a felony conviction. Another requirement is that you have not been determined by a court to be mentally incapacitated; or partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote.

Voting dates

Early voting begins Oct. 24 and end Nov. 4. To vote early or on Nov. 8, you must bring an accepted form of identification (more information can be found here).

On Nov. 8, polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

 
By Nicole Luna
Nicole Luna is the Senior Reporter for Frisco. She covers development, transportation, education, business and city government. She has a bachelor's degree in Journalism and Spanish from The University of Texas at Arlington and has been with Community Impact Newspaper since June 2015.