Deadline to Register to Vote in the Upcoming WV Primary: April 17

To vote in the May 8 primary election, you must be registered by April 17.

WV VOTER REGISTRATION QUALIFICATIONS

Registration Deadline: You may register at any time. However, to be eligible to vote in a specific election, you must register 21 days before that election.

Age: At least 17 years old, and 18 before the next General Election.

Citizenship: Must be a United States citizen

Residency: Must be a resident of West Virginia and the county where you register

Mental Competency: Not been judged incompetent by a court of competent jurisdiction

Felony Convictions: Not currently under conviction, probation, or parole for a felony, election bribery or treason

OBTAINING A VOTER REGISTRATION FORM

Online: Online registration

In person: You may register to vote at your County Clerks office

By mail/ in writing: Request an application from your County Clerk or download the mail-in application form and return it completed to your county clerk’s office.

VERIFYING YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION STATUS

Online: West Virginia Voter Registration Verification

Much more information here and here.