Voter registration challenges
Current voter registration challenges:
There are currently no voter registration challenges.
Frequently asked questions
There are five different items that you can challenge.
- is not a U.S. Citizen
- will not be at least 18 years old by the next election
- was convicted of a felony and has not yet had his or her rights restored
- has been judicially declared ineligible to vote due to mental incompetency
- does not reside at the address listed on his or her voter registration
A registration challenge is a way to contest the qualifications of a voter.
- Any registered voter
- The prosecuting attorney’s office
- Fill out the voter registration challenge form
- Submit to King County Elections
- By Mail:
King County Elections
Attn: Voter registration challenge
919 SW Grady Way
Renton, WA 98057
- By Email
Subject: Voter registration challenge
- By Fax
The challenge is reviewed by the prosecuting attorney’s office to make sure it is complete. You will be notified if it is not.If the challenge is complete:
- All information is posted to our website
- We will notify the challenged voter and others that a challenge has been turned in
- We will set a time and date for the challenge hearing
It is a meeting to hear the facts about the challenge and make a decision on the voter registration. The challenge hearing is an administrative hearing that is open to the public. It is not a court hearing.
Phone: 206-296-VOTE (8683)
TTY: Relay 711
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