Navajo County

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Navajo County Recorder
Voter Frequently Asked Questions

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Who can register?

  • A citizen of the United States of America
  • A resident of Arizona
  • A person who is 18 years or older before the next Statewide General Election
  • A person who has not been convicted of a felony or treason, if so, your civil rights have been restored
  • A person who has not been adjudicated incompetent (A.R.S. §14-5101)

When Is A Person Registered?

When a registration form is completed and mailed to the Recorder’s Office at least 29 days before an election. Retain the copy of the registration form as your receipt or proof of registration until you receive your voter identification card.

How Do You Register To Vote?

  • By completing a voter registration form and answering all of the questions
  • By signing and dating the registration form
  • By mailing the registration form to the Navajo County Recorder’s Office
  • By completing the registration form at the County Recorder’s Office

When Must You Send In A New Registration Form?

  • When a voter has moved from one residence to another
  • When a voter changes their name
  • When a voter needs to update their political party affiliation
  • When an updated signature is needed

Where Can I Get A Registration Form?

  • You can register to vote or update your existing registration online at
  • You can fill out a form on our voter registration page
  • Pick up a form at The Navajo County Recorder’s Office
  • Pick up a form at the City or Town Offices
  • Pick up a form at Post Offices and Libraries
  • Pick up a form at Department of Motor Vehicles-Driver License Offices
  • Pick up a form at Chapter Houses
  • Pick up a form at Public Assistance Offices

How Do I Know Where To Vote?

  • The polling place is always on the address label of the sample ballot, which is mailed 10 days before an election
  • Refer to the polling place location portion of this website
  • Call the Navajo County Recorder’s Office at (920) 524-4192 or Elections Department at (928) 524-4062

What Hours Are The Polls Open?

On Election Day, all polls open at 6:00 AM and close at 7:00 PM

I Am Registered As An Independent. Can I Vote In A Primary Election?

Yes, currently Arizona is an Open Primary state. Independents may vote for candidates of recognized parties in a Primary Election. The only exception to this is the Presidential Preference Election (PPE) that is normally held in February in the year that the President of the United States is elected. This PPE is solely for voters registered within a specific political party to specify their preference for a candidate of their political party for the Office of President.

I Lost My Voter Identification Card. How Can I Get A New One?

By visiting the Navajo County Recorder’s Office or by calling the office at (928) 524-4192 and a new card will be mailed to you

My Voter Registration Card Lists My Party As “PND”, What Is That?

“PND” stands for “Party Not Designated” This means that when you first registered to vote, there was no designation on your form of a political party affiliation or the field was left blank, therefore it was marked PND (Party Not Designated)

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