Registering to vote is simple and easy:
You must be at least 18 (on or before election day), a US citizen and a California resident, A person born elsewhere cannot vote just by being married to a US citizen.
You must re-register if you have moved, changed your name or want to change your political party. You do not need to re-register if you have missed one or more elections, if you are living at the same address
Official registration forms are available from your Business Agent, or at post offices, libraries, city halls, county election offices, Department of Motor Vehicle offices or on request from the state at (800) 345-8683 or online: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you can’t or don’t want to vote in person at a precinct on election day, you can sign up for either a temporary or permanent vote-by-mail (formerly known as an absentee ballot).
Registration forms and assistance are available for Spanish speakers at (800) 232-8682. The same applies for many other languages.
No tests are given when you register to vote.
Another person may help you fill out the registration form; their signature is also required.