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Election and Voter Resources: Get Ready to Vote

Sources for information on election procedures and candidate information.

Local Voter Information



Friday, March 2, 2012

Last day to register to vote for the state-wide primary election.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

State Primary Election

Friday, April 13, 2012

Last day to register to vote in the state primary runoff election.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

State Primary Runoff Election

Friday, August 17, 2012

Last day to register to vote in the Huntsville municipal election.

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Huntsville municipal election.

Friday, September 28, 2012

Last day to register to vote in the Huntsville municipal runoff election.

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Huntsville municipal runoff election

Friday, October 26, 2012

Last day to register to vote in the federal general election.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

General Election

Are You Registered to Vote in Madison County?

Search for your voter registration information.

Visit Alabama Votes to verify that you are registered to vote in Madison County, to find your polling place, and for a list of your congressional, council and school board districts.

How to Register to Vote in Madison County

From the Madison County, Alabama, voter website:


Voter Requirements:

·         18 Years of Age

·         U. S. Citizen

·         Resident of Madison County

·         Never convicted of a felony

·         (unless rights have been restored)

·         Not declared mentally incompetent


You may register at:

·         The Board of Registrars, Fifth Floor, Madison County Courthouse, Huntsville

·         All City Halls

·         Public Libraries

·         Armed Forces Recruiting Stations

·         You may also register when applying for: State of Alabama Driver's License or Aid to Dependent Children, Food Stamps, WIC, Medicaid, or Rehabilitation Services.


A postcard registration form may be obtained by calling the

·         Madison County Board of Registrars at 256-532-3510;

·         State Office of Voter Registration 334-242-4337; or

·         Office of Secretary of State, 1-800-274-VOTE (8683).


You may fill out, print and sign a Voter Registration Form for use if you have never before registered to vote or if you are presently registered in another Alabama county or another state.


Alabama law requires that all Voter Registration Forms have original signatures. The completed form may not be faxed.


Applications must be filled out completely and returned to the

Madison County Board of Registrars

Madison County Courthouse

100 Northside Square

Huntsville, Alabama 35801-4820.


You will receive a Voter Registration ID Card listing your voting precinct and the location of you polling place.

Offices Up for Election

Two federal, eighteen state, and eleven Madison County offices are up for election in 2012. Huntsville city has four offices up for election, and Madison city has at least two as well. Below is a schedule prepared by the state detailing the offices and their incumbants.