Released by: Sonoma County Registrar of Voters
For Immediate Release

Sonoma County Encourages People to Register to Vote on National Voter Registration Day

Santa Rosa, CA  –  September 24, 2018  –  On September 25, civic-minded people and organizations all across the United States will take part in National Voter Registration Day. County Clerk William F. Rousseau invites you to join the Sonoma County Registrar of Voters Office and the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors in this nonpartisan effort to highlight the importance of participating in democracy by encouraging all eligible citizens to register to vote.

Now it’s easier than ever to apply to vote in California with the online application It was first observed in 2012 and has been growing in popularity every year since.

Since the online system was launched in September 2012, more than 887,000 Californian's have used it to register to vote or to update their voter registration record. Educating Voters: Millions of voters need to register and re-register every year. By utilizing new technology and leveraging partners, we’ll educate Americans in all 50 states about how to register, sign up for election reminders, check their registration online, get mail ballots, learn about early voting and more.

To learn more about National Voter Registration Day visit

To be eligible to register to vote, one must be a U.S. Citizen, 18 years old on or before Election Day, and not in prison or on parole for the conviction of a felony. Voters, who have moved, wish to change political party affiliation, or who have changed their names should re-register. Voters should notify our office when their mailing address has changed. The last day to register to vote in the upcoming November 6thConsolidated General Election is October 22, 2018.

For more information visit our website at, contact the Sonoma County Registrar of Voters Office at 435 Fiscal Drive, Santa Rosa, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or call (707) 565-6800 or 1(800) 750-VOTE toll free. And remember, don’t just register to vote, VOTE!



Contact Information

Registrar of Voters Office

County of Sonoma

Contact us by Phone

435 Fiscal Dr

Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.4657357, -122.7259746
Mailing Address

PO Box 11485

Santa Rosa, CA 95406-1485