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Sherrie Swensen

Salt Lake County Clerk

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Salt Lake County Clerk
Election Division

2001 S State Street, #S1-200
PO Box 144575
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4575
Hours 8:00 – 5:00 M – F
Closed on official Utah state holidays and weekends.

385-got-vote (385-468-8683)
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Valid Identification for Salt Lake County Elections


State law requires that a voter present valid identification before being allowed to vote in person.

Valid Voter identification means:

A form of identification that bears the name and photograph of the voter which may include:
  • a currently valid Utah driver license;
  • a currently valid identification card that is issued by:
  • the state; or a branch, department, or agency of the United States;
  • a currently valid Utah permit to carry a concealed weapon;
  • a currently valid United States passport; or
  • a currently valid United States military identification card;
one of the following identification cards, whether or not the card includes a photograph of the voter:
  • a valid tribal identification card,
  • a Bureau of Indian Affairs card; or
  • a tribal treaty card;
OR (2) two forms of identification that bear the name of the voter and provide evidence that the voter resides in the voting precinct, which may include:
  • a current utility bill or a legible copy thereof, dated within the 90 days before the election;
  • a bank or other financial account statement, or a legible copy thereof;
  • a certified birth certificate;
  • a valid Social Security card;
  • a check issued by the state or the federal government or a legible copy thereof;
  • a paycheck from the voter's employer, or a legible copy thereof;
  • a currently valid Utah hunting or fishing license;
  • certified naturalization documentation;
  • a currently valid license issued by an authorized agency of the United States;
  • a certified copy of court records showing the voter's adoption or name change;
  • a valid Medicaid card, Medicare card, or Electronic Benefits Transfer Card;
  • a currently valid identification card issued by:
  • a local government within the state;
  • an employer for an employee; or
  • a college, university, technical school, or professional school
  • a current Utah vehicle registration.