Register to Vote

Check Your Voter Registration

South Dakota Secretary of State Voter Information Portal (V.I.P.) 

Voter Registration Deadline:  June 8, 2020

The voter registration deadline for the June 23, 2020 Combined Municipal/School Board Election is June 8, 2020 (postponed April 14, 2020 Election).

Register to Vote

Print the Voter Registration Form, fill it out, sign it, and then submit it to the County Finance Office (Brookings City & County Government Center, 520 3rd Street, Suite 100 (1st Floor). South Dakota law does not allow you to submit your voter registration form electronically.

An individual must meet the following criteria to register to vote:

SDCL 9-13-4.1 Registration and residence required to vote in a municipal election. Residency is clarified as follows:  the voter

  • resides in the municipality if the person actually lives in the municipality for at least 30 days each year; or
  • is a full-time post-secondary education student who resided in the municipality immediately prior to leaving for post-secondary education; or
  • is on active duty as a member of the armed forces whose home of record is within the municipality.

An individual is not registered to vote until their Voter Registration Application has been processed and accepted by the County Election Official.  If an individual does not receive an acknowledgement notice within 15 days from the date submitted, please contact the  County Election Official