TENNESSEE VOTER ID
All Tennessee voters must present a Tennessee State or Federally issued photo ID containing their name and photograph, whether voting early or on Election Day.
What forms of ID are acceptable?
- Tennessee Drivers License with a Photo
- U.S. Passport
- Dept. of Safety Photo ID
- U.S. Military ID
- Tennessee Gun Permit
- Any Tennessee or Federally Issued Photo ID
CLICK HERE FOR EXAMPLES OF ACCEPTABLE VOTER IDS
What forms of ID are NOT acceptable?
- College Student IDs
- Bank Cards
- Store Cards
- County or City issued ID cards
- Any Photo ID NOT issued by the State of Tennessee or the Federal Government
Who is Exempt?
- Voters who vote absentee by mail
- Voters who are residents of a licensed nursing home or assisted living facility
- Voters who are hospitalized
- Voters who have a religious objection to being photographed
- Voters who are indigent and cannot obtain a valid photo ID
What if I don't bring an acceptable Photo ID with me to vote?
- You may vote a Provisional Ballot and, after voting the Provisional Ballot, you will have four (4) business days after Election Day to bring a valid Photo ID to the Wilson County Election Commission Office at 203 East Main St Lebanon, TN.
For more information:
Tennessee Photo ID Law
Tennessee Dept of Safety and Homeland Security Photo ID Information