Register to Vote in Hawaii in 4 Easy Steps

Voter Registration Register to Vote in Hawaii in 4 Easy Steps

How to Register to Vote in Hawaii

Registering to vote not only shows your support to people who had to fight for democracy but it allows you to make your voice heard by choosing the leader of your choice. If you're planning to register to vote in Hawaii, register early before the deadlines. Remember, if you don't register you cannot vote.

Now the process of registering either in person, by mail, or even online can be lengthy especially if you don't know the exact steps to take. Fortunately, DoNotPay can help you register, confirm and update and cancel your registration in a fraction of time all at the comfort of your home or workplace.

Steps to Register to Vote in Hawaii 

In Hawaii, you can register to vote online, by mail, or in person. You will need a driver's license, permit, or state ID card issued by the Department of Transportation (or an official document such as a birth certificate or passport that shows your name and date of birth). If you have not been issued one of these documents, you will need to provide your zip code on record with the DMV. You will also need your social security number to register to vote.

  1. To register online, visit the Hawaii Office of Election and complete the application.
  2. To register by mail, print the application, fill in your application, sign the affirmation statement and submit the application to your county election office.
  3. If you want to register in person, you will need to visit the Hilo or Kona Elections Division Office to fill in an Affidavit of Application.

Eligibility Requirements to Vote in Hawaii

To be eligible to vote, you:

  • Must be a citizen of the United States
  • Must be a resident of the State of Hawaii
  • Must be 18 years old by election day to vote
  • Should not be incarcerated for a felony conviction
  • Should not be adjudicated by a court as "non-compos mentis"

Voter Registration Deadlines in Hawaii

The deadline for the primary voter registration in Hawaii this year is August 3, 2022, while the general election is October 31, 2022.

Registration MethodDeadline
30 days before Election Day

Extended to the next business day if this falls on a Sunday

By MailMust be postmarked 30 days before Election Day Extended to the next business day if this falls on a Sunday
In-Person30 days before Election Day

Extended to the next business day if this falls on a Sunday

You can apply in person at any satellite city hall (SCH) or a full-service City Hall, and you will receive your voter registration card immediately. If you do not receive confirmation that your online application was accepted, contact your county clerk.

How to Check If You're Registered in Hawaii 

Wondering if you’re already registered to vote? Visit the Hawaii Voter Look-up page, enter your first name, last name, and birth date. If there is a match on file with the state of Hawaii Office of Elections, you will be able to view your registration information including Voter Status (Registered, Inactive, Canceled), Precinct, District, Political Party, and the last date you voted.

How DoNotPay Can Help

If you need assistance registering to vote in Hawaii, DoNotPay can help. DoNotPay will walk you through the process and it will also help you verify if you are registered. If you need to change or cancel your registration, DoNotPay can also help you with that.

To use this feature, all you have to do is follow these step-by-step instructions:

  1. Search "voter registration" on DoNotPay. 
  2. Select whether you want to register to vote, change your voter information, cancel your registration, or verify your registration. 
  3. Enter the state you want to register in (or are registered in) and confirm that you meet the eligibility requirements. Answer a few questions about you to help us verify your identity and complete your application. 
  4. Provide your signature and verify that your information is correct.

That's all! DoNotPay will either get you registered or make sure that your information is updated!

What Else Can DoNotPay Do? 

DoNotPay can help you solve other issues other than registering to vote in Hawaii. We can help you with the following concerns:


All Hawaii state residents who are eligible to vote to have the responsibility to register and elect the leader of their choice. The process of registering is simple but can be lengthy and complicated if you don't know where to start. DoNotPay can help you register to vote, cancel, confirm and even update your registration all at your own convenient time and location.

Contact DoNotPay today and iron out your Hawaii voter registration needs!

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