The Board of Canvassers is looking for voters who are interested in working at the polls. Please contact the Board of Canvassers for more information or complete Application (PDF) to work at the polls.
According to Rhode Island State Law, voter registration records are periodically updated by using information received from the U.S. Postal Service National Change of Address Program. If you receive a mailing from the Board of Canvassers and have questions, please do not hesitate to call 401-268-1553 or email Board of Canvassers.
Under the state’s new Voter ID law, poll workers will ask you for ID when you vote at the polls. Acceptable forms of ID's are:
- RI driver's license
- U.S. Passport
- ID card issued by U.S educational institution
- U.S military identification card
- State of Rhode Island or U.S government issued ID card
- Government issued medical card
- Rhode Island Voter Identification Card
If you do not have one of these forms of identification or for more information, please visit the Rhode Island Voter ID page.
As a result of the recently adopted RI redistricting plan, your senate, representative and local precinct numbers as well as the polling locations where you cast your ballot in the general elections may have changed.