Vote 2018

General Election

November 6, 2018 General Election:


Voter Registration in Lake County, IL

Lake County Voter Registration:

Register Online at - Online registration is available through the Illinois State Board of Elections through 10/21/18. An Illinois driver's license or state identification is required.

Register in Person at any Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles facility through 10/21/18.

Register in Person at LVDL through 10/9/18.

Register by Mail through 10/9/18.

Grace Registration 10/10/18-11/6/10. Available at any early voting site, your assigned Election Day voting site, or weekdays during business hours at the Clerk’s office.


Voting Sites in Lake County, IL

Registered Lake County voters may find your voting site at 

Lake County Early Voting Sites:

Lake County Voting By Mail:

For additional assistance, visit the Lake County Clerk’s Office at


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