PLEASE NOTE: Changing the information on your driver’s license/identification card with the DMV or updating your address with the Post Office may not automatically update your voter registration.
Depending on the change you wish to make, you should complete a new Voter Registration Card to re-register to vote or may simply complete a Voter Action Request Form.
You must submit a new Voter Registration Card to re-register to vote if...
If you are registering to vote for the first time
If you are changing your legal name for any reason
To change your political party 15 days before an election
You can register to vote online or complete a paper Voter Registration Card. View the Registrar of Voters one page guide on Completing and Returning Voter Registration Forms to learn more.
Voter Registration Cards must be returned in person or by mail. It cannot be faxed or e-mailed.
You can return your completed Voter Registration Card to:
Main Address (click for directions): Registrar of Voters, 1555 Berger Drive, Building 2, San Jose, CA 95112
Mailing Address: Registrar of Voters, P.O. Box 611300, San Jose, CA 95161-1300
Need forms and assistance in another language? Click HERE for more information about the language assistance the Registrar of Voters can provide when registering to vote.
You can update your registration by Voter Action Request Form if….
If you are already registered to vote in Santa Clara County, rather than completing a new Voter Registration Card, you can fill out a Voter Action Request Form if you want to…
Change your residence address or add or change a mailing address
Request or change your language preference (English, Chinese, Gujarati, Hindi, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Nepali, Punjabi, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Telegu and Vietnamese)
Correct misspellings or other errors in your registration information
Cancel your voter registration
Cancel the voter registration of a deceased member of your family or household
Return signed & completed Voter Action Request Form:
Fax* to (408) 998-7314
Mail to Registrar of Voters, Voter Registration Division, PO Box 611300, San Jose, CA 95161-1300
E-mail* to [email protected]
*NOTE: Fax and e-mail can only be accepted for Voter Action Request Forms. Paper Voter Registration Cards must be returned by mail or in person.
Voter Action Request Forms:
- Voter Action Request Form
- 選民更改資料申請表 (Chinese/中文)
- मतदाता कार्रवाई अनुरोध फॉर्म (Hindi/ हिंदी )
- 有権者情報変更申請書 (Japanese/日本語 )
- សកម្មភាព ទម្រង់បែបបទ ស្នើសុំ របស់ អ្នក បោះឆ្នោត (Khmer/ភាសារខ្មែរ )
- 유권자 조치 요청서 (Korean/한국어 )
- FORMULARIO DE ACTUALIZACIÓN (Spanish/Español)
- PORMANG KAHILINGAN NG BOTANTE (Tagalog)
- Đơn Yêu Cầu Thay Đổi Của Cử Tri (Vietnamese/Tiếng Việt)