Voting Information

Registering to Vote

Check your voter registration by calling 1-866-IN-1-VOTE, or going online in the IndianaVoters portal. For more information about how to vote, see the US Elections Assistance Commision’s Voters Guide to Federal Elections, available in 11 different languages.

In order to vote, you must be registered with your local voter registration office. There are three ways to register: online, by mail, or in person.

Register Online

IndianaVoters:Your Indiana driver's license number —or— Indiana BMV-issued photo ID number is required.

Register by Mail

Download, print, and mail one of the two registration forms below. In order to register, you are required to provide one of the following: your Indiana driver's license number —or— your Indiana BMV-issued photo ID number. If you do not have either of those you can use the last four digits of your social Security number.

NOTE: Complete and mail one of these forms, not both. Either is acceptable.

Register in Person

Register in person at the Voter Registration Office, the Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV), or the FSSA Office (Food Stamp Office). Register at the Voter Registration Office: You may register at the Bloomington office at 401 West Seventh Street, Suite 100. No ID is required however, you will need to know your Indiana driver’s license number or the last 4 digits of your social security number if you register in person at this office. You may also get a paper voter registration application (VRG-7) to submit later.

BMV locations in Monroe County:

  • Bloomington: 1531 South Curry Pike, (812) 336-3018
  • Ellettsville: 4629 W Richland Plaza Drive; (812) 876-1244

If you register at the FSSA (Food Stamp Office) you will be asked if you want to register to vote. If you decline, you will be asked to complete a form in writing that you decline to register. Otherwise you will be given a registration form to complete.


Important Dates

  • Voter Registration Opens for General Election: May 17, 2022
  • National Voter Registration Day: September 20, 2022 - The League of Women Voters will be at the Downtown Library and Ellettsville Branch to register voters.
  • Statewide Voter Registration Deadline: October 11, 2022
  • Vote by Mail Application Deadline: October 27, 2022
  • Absentee Ballot Deadline: November 7, 2022
  • General Election Day: November 8, 2022

Early Voting

You can vote early at Election Operations on the following dates:

Election Operations
302 S. Walnut Street
Bloomington, IN 47403

October 12–14                    8 AM–6 PM
October 17–21                    8 AM–6 PM
October 24–28                    8 AM–6 PM
October 29                          9 AM–4 PM
October 31–November 4    8 AM–6 PM
November 5                        9 AM–4 PM
November 7                        8 AM–12 PM

For more information and other important dates, see the Monroe County Voters important dates pamphlet.


How to Cast a Ballot

Find out where to you need to go and what’s on your ballot with Democracy Works’s Get to the Polls site or view all Monroe County polling locations. If you need to cast an absentee vote, Monroe County Government Election Central will help you find out how. Don’t forget to bring an ID with you when you go to vote—it is required.

2022 Indiana and Monroe County primary election results