Do all voters need ID?
ID required for first time voters?
ID required when
Acceptable ID Types for New York
Voters in New York do not need to present ID to vote, except for some first time voters who did not include required voter ID information such as last four of their social security number or state ID/driver’s license number on their voter registration. If a voter did not submit this ID info with their voter registration, they will need to submit ID if voting by mail or at the polls.
- Current photo ID or
- Utility bill, bank statement, paycheck or government document/check with voter name and address
- Student photo ID