The main page for this information may be of interest, as well.
For more information about voting security issues and other voting system information, click here.
Online voter registration
Complete and submit an online voter registration form at the Secretary of State’s website. For security purposes, full on-line voter registration is not yet available, but by completing the information requested in the on-line form on this site, a registration card with your information will be printed and mailed to you. Click here to get the form.
The Secretary of State is issuing the ILCs a unique URL to use for all ILC (and CFILC) website links to California Online Voter Registration (COVR) effective immediately. This new URL will allow us to track and report the number online voter registration applications generated by the CFILC and the ILCs. We are issuing a different URL to each NVRA agency type, so that we can do proper tracking and reporting of NVRA agency voter registrations that occur online.
The unique COVR URL for all ILCs is as follows:
|Independent Living Center||http://registertovote.ca.gov/?t=n&id=6|
Our tracking system (along with a newly re-designed COVR website) will go live in March, so there is some time to update the links on your website before we begin tracking. The above link will work immediately to bring applicants to the start page of COVR, so please update your website prior to March, if possible.
I’ve also attached a brief fact sheet that gives you an overview of all of the upgrades that will be part of the re-designed COVR system to be released in March. The new website will be available in 10 languages and has greatly improved accessibility features for people with disabilities. It has also been optimized for mobile devices.
Please let me know if you have questions. I’d like to find a way to verify that each ILC has updated its website, so we may come back to you in a month or so to ask the directors to confirm whether their websites are updated. Ideally, the same update would also need to be made on any paper forms that the ILCs may be handing out that simply list the old generic COVR link on them.
Thank you and kind regards,
Assistant Chief Deputy and Counsel
Secretary of State Debra Bowen
State of California
1500 11th Street, 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
Office: (916) 653-7244
Direct: (916) 651-8297
Mobile/Blackberry: (916) 208-8656