Voter Registration 

Voters must be registered to vote in the precinct where they live in order to cast a ballot in an election.  In Iowa, voters may register to vote (or update their registration) online or by using a form prescribed by the Iowa Secretary of State.

 To register online, click here.

 To download a voter registration form, click here.

 Send your completed registration form to:

 Black Hawk County Election Office

Courthouse, Room 210

316 E. 5th St.

Waterloo, IA  50703


Voters must be properly registered fifteen days before an election to appear on the voter roster at their precinct polling place.

 Election Day Registration

 Alternatively, voters may register to vote at the polls on election day.   This requires proof of identity (required of ALL voters) and proof of residency.  For proper forms of identification and other Election Day Registration rules, click here.