Voter Information

Voter Registration

Please contact Kaufman County Elections Department at (469-376-4595) should you have any questions regarding your voter registration certificate. TO BE ELIGIBLE TO REGISTER IN TEXAS, YOU MUST:
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be a resident of the county
  • Be 18 years old
  • Not be a convicted felon (unless a person’s sentence is completed, including any probation or parole)
  • Not declared mentally incapacitated by a court of law Important note: To be eligible to vote in any election, you must be registered 30 days prior to Election Day.

Voter registration may be accomplished in one of several ways:


Voter registration applications may be acquired at our office:

Kaufman County Elections Department

South Campus
3001 S Washington Street
Kaufman, Texas 75142

For questions, call or fax:
Phone: (469)-376-4595
Fax: (469) 595-0395

Voter Registration Application (Opens in a new window)

By Mail:

Mail completed applications to:
Kaufman County Elections Department
PO Box 1347
Kaufman, Texas 75142

Address Changes:

Please ensure our office has the most up-to-date information. It is essential that you keep your voter information current so that you may vote in the correct precinct and elections.

Online Address Changes:

If you have moved within the county, you may change your name or address online.
Voter name and address change form (Opens in a new window) is available online and is provided by the Secretary of State.


Address or name changes may be made in our office at 3001 S. Washington St. in Kaufman, TX, 75142, or at the DPS office when renewing your driver’s license.

If you have your voter certificate, sign your name and fill out the spaces provided with your new address.

Mail certificate to the following address:
Kaufman County Elections Department
PO Box 1347
Kaufman, Texas 75142

If you do not have your voter certificate, you may access the Voter Registration Application (Opens in a new window) online to request a new one.


Students have two options for which elections they want to participate in, and how they would like to vote.

  1. Students may wish to claim your school/dorm as their residence address. If doing so the student must REGISTER in the COUNTY in which they will be residing. They may then participate in elections under that political jurisdiction.
  2. Register at Home: If your home address is in the state of Texas, you may download the same form located above in the Voter Registration portion, or use the links to request a form be mailed to you.

Volunteer Deputy Registrars

Training Opportunities: If you are interested in becoming a VDR review the training guide and the examination, please find the links below and then call 469-376-4595 to make an appointment to take the exam.If you are a registered VDR in another Texas County you do not need to retake the exam. Make an appointment with our office in order to be deputized.

Becoming a Pollworker

TO SERVE AS A POLLWORKER YOU MUST BE A REGISTERED VOTER IN KAUFMAN COUNTY; OR A STUDENT 16 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AND A US CITIZEN.Please click on the appropriate link below to alert us of your interest!