Voting on Election Day

Polling places are open 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM on election day.

You can vote ONLY at your designated polling place. Make sure you are at the correct polling site and Election District (E.D.) for your address.

Confirm your polling site with:

  • the Voter Phone Bank at 1-866-VOTE-NYC (1-866-868-3692) or
  • the Queens Board of Elections office at 718-730-6730.

State Senate District 11

Register to Vote

Voter Qualifications

To register to vote in the City of New York, you must:

  • Be a citizen of the United States (Includes those persons born in Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands).
  • Be a New York City resident for at least 30 days.
  • Be 18 years of age before the next election.
  • Not be serving a jail sentence or be on parole for a felony conviction.
  • Not be adjudged mentally incompetent by a court.
  • Not claim the right to vote elsewhere (outside the City of New York).

Complete Your Registration

You can register to vote by mail, in-person, or online.  Your form must be delivered or mailed at least 25 days before the next election for it to be effective for that election.

By Mail

Complete the form, sign it, and mail it to:

Board of Elections
32 Broadway, 7 Fl
New York, NY 10004-1609


Register to vote in person at any NYC Board of Elections office. You may also obtain Registration Forms from libraries, post offices, and most New York City government agencies.


If you have a valid ID from the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles, you can register to vote online.