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

In order to vote under Ohio law, you must be a U.S. citizen, at least eighteen (18) years of age on the date of the general election, and a resident of Ohio for at least thirty (30) days prior to the election. You are not permitted to vote under Ohio law if you are incarcerated for a felony conviction. Additionally, you cannot vote in the state of Ohio if you have been determined to be incompetent by a probate court. Finally, you are not allowed to vote under Ohio law if you have been involved permanently disenfranchised for violation of election laws.

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