What are the requirements to be eligible to vote in Pennsylvania state and local elections?

In order to vote under Pennsylvania law, you must be a U.S. citizen for at least one (1) month prior to the upcoming election, at least eighteen (18) years of age, and a resident of Pennsylvania and your election district for at least thirty (30) days prior to the election in which you want to vote. You cannot vote in the state of Pennsylvania if you are a convicted felon who is currently incarcerated.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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