What are Provisional Ballots?

You will be asked to vote a Provisional Ballot at the polling place if your name is not on the precinct register, and if:

  • You are not registered in that precinct
  • You have changed your name and have not re-registered
  • You are not a registered voter
  • You did not vote the early ballot you requested
  • You did not receive the early ballot you requested

You will be asked to vote a "New Residence Ballot" if:

  • You are a registered voter and have moved from one precinct to another within Cochise County. You will be asked to provide identification and verification of your current residence.

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1. Who can register to vote?
2. How do I register to vote?
3. Where are the voter registration forms available?
4. How do I obtain voter registration card?
5. When do I re-register?
6. When is the last day that I can register to vote, change my name, or address?
7. When is one registered to vote?
8. Can I change my name or address by phone?
9. When is a registration cancelled?
10. When is a voter placed on the inactive Voter Registration list?
11. How do I vote early?
12. How do I request an early ballot?
13. What should I do if I make a mistake on my early ballot?
14. I have a family member in a nursing home. How can they vote?
15. What if they are a homebound voter?
16. Can I arrange to have a ballot sent to my family member who is overseas?
17. If I did not vote in the Primary Election, can I still vote in the General Election?
18. What does Arizona's Open Primary Law mean?
19. What are Provisional Ballots?
20. What are "Conditional Provisional Ballots?"
21. What should I expect prior to the election?