Vote Nov 6

Voting FAQs

Be sure to be counted and be heard on November 6.

Here are answers to the most common questions related to voting.

If you registered to vote in a previous election, you do not need to register again.

However, you will need to re-register if you:

  • did not vote during the last two general elections, or
  • are transferring from one election district to another.

A: You are eligible to vote if you:

  • are 18 years or older on Tuesday, November 6,
  • are either a citizen or national of the United States,
  • are domiciled in the Commonwealth,
  • reside in the Northern Marianas and has resided in the Northern Marianas for at least 120 days,
  • are not serving a sentence for a felony,
  • have not been declared by a court to be of unsound mind, AND
  • are not confined to a mental institution.

The deadline is Friday, September 7, 2018.

1. A completed Affidavit of Voter Registration – available for download at


2. One of the following:

  • A copy of your U.S. passport; or
  • A copy of your birth certificate with a photo ID; or
  • Certificate of naturalization with a photo ID

You may submit your application to:

  • the Commonwealth Election Commission office,
  • with Election Commissioners on Tinian and Rota, or
  • by mail, if residing outside the Commonwealth. The application must be mailed from outside the Commonwealth and sent to:
    Commonwealth Election Commission
    P.O. Box 500470
    Saipan, MP 96950

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Updated as of 11/6/2018

     Precinct 1A (San Antonio)

  • Koblerville Youth Center

     Precinct 1B (San Vicente/Dandan)

  • Dandan Middle School cafeteria

     Precinct 1C (Koblerville)

  • Koberville Youth Center

     Precinct 2 (Chalan Kanoa/Susupe)

  • Joeten Kiyu Public Library

     Precinct 3A (Oleai Area)

  • Marianas Visitors Authority Building

     Precinct 3B (Garapan Area)

  • Garapan Central Park

     Precinct 4A (Tanapag)

  • Tanapag Youth Center

     Precinct 4B (San Roque/As Matuis Area)

  • Gregorio T. Camacho Elementary School cafeteria

     Precinct 4C (Capitol Hill Area)

  • Jesus P. Mafnas Legislative Building

     Precinct 5 (Kagman Area)

  • Cha Cha Middle School cafeteria

     Precinct 6 (Tinian)

  • Tinian DPS/DFEMS

     Precinct 7 (Rota)

  • NMC-Rota Room A-1

Complete an application seven days before the election (45 days for Northern Island residents).

You then will have until November 5 to cast your early voting ballot at designated locations.

An absentee ballot application form will be available for download at starting August 23.

Absentee ballot applications must be received by the Election Commission by October 12.