Register to Vote

This page updated for the 2020 election season.

There are several ways you can register to vote in Kent County.  Be sure to register by October 13, 2020.

You can register online.

You can print and mail a registration form.

You can visit the Board of Elections office at:
135 Dixon Drive, Chestertown, MD 21620
(410) 778-0038

Not sure if you're registered?  Check the voter search.

Detailed information about voting procedures in the state of Maryland can be found at the Maryland State Board of Elections.

Mail-In Voting

For 2020, mail-in voting (also known as absentee voting) has been extended to all Maryland residents.  To receive a ballot, one must be requested by October 20.  It will not be sent automatically.  Requesting a ballot can be done online.

How mail-in voting works in Maryland

Request a mail-in ballot

Once you have your ballot, it may be submitted via mail, drop box at designated locations, or directly at the Board of Elections office.

Please note that drop box locations are subject to change.  Please see the Board of Elections site for locations.

In-Person Voting

Polling places will be open for all Kent County voters at select locations.

Early Voting

One polling place has been designated for in-person early voting from October 26 through November 2 from 7am - 8pm.

Kent County Library
408 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620

Election Day Voting

Three polling places are available in Kent County on Election Day, November 3.  You may vote at any one polling place from 7am - 8pm.

Millington Fire House
185 Sassafras St.
Millington, MD 21651

Kent County Public Library
408 High St.
Chestertown, MD 21620

Rock Hall Fire Department
21500 Rock Hall Ave.
Rock Hall, MD 21661

Request a Voter Registration Form

You may also contact the Kent County GOP to have a registration form sent to you, or if you have questions:

Register to Vote