You can register to vote if you are:
o A citizen of the United States of America;
o A resident of California;
o At least 18 years of age or older on or before election day;
o Not currently in state or federal prison for the conviction of a felony; and
o Not currently found mentally incompetent to vote by a court.
For more information please see Voting Rights for Californians with Criminal Convictions or Detained in Jail or Prison, California Secretary of State – Restore Your Vote, and Voting Rights: Persons Subject to Conservatorship on the California Secretary of State's website.
For Contra Costa specific information please visit the Contra Costa County Elections Division at: