Registrar of Voters

Registration Statistics Last Updated 5/17/2018
Party Active Voters
Democratic    90,331
Republican 96,338
Nonpartisan   52,093
Other 18,193
Total 256,955
The Washoe County Registrar of Voters is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and managing all operations of the County Voters Registration Department.

Duties also include planning and organizing elections, which includes hiring and training staff, arranging voting and training facilities, ensuring accuracy of data, printing ballots and more as required by election law.

Current Registrar, Deanna Spikula, was appointed by the Board of County Commissioners in November of 2017.

Voter Registration Lookup:  Find Your Voting Location, Sample Ballot & More


Sample ballot, polling place assignment and mail-in ballot status - will be available prior to each election.


  • NRS allows a voter to submit a written request asking for his/her address and/or phone number to be withheld from any list produced by the Registrar of Voters Office. Identification numbers are never disclosed to the public and how a person voted is always private.

Electronic Sample Ballots

Would you prefer to “opt-out” of receiving a paper copy of your Sample Ballot through the mail? Now you can. See the form that officially opts you out.

NOTE: This is not a request for an absentee ballot and will NOT be honored as a request for an absentee ballot. If you are interested, see information on absentee voting.

More information regarding sample ballots.

Quick Links

Online Voter Registration Services

If you have a Nevada Driver's License or a State Issued Identification Card, you can use the online system to:
  • Register to vote
  • Update your address
  • Change your party
  • and more
If you do not have a Nevada Driver's license or State Issued Identification card, visit this page to register to vote. Or, you can use the National Mail Voter Registration Form (Federal Form):

Washoe County Registrar of Voters Mission Statement: 

The mission of the Washoe County Registrar of Voters Department is to ensure that each citizen of Washoe county who is eligible to register and vote is able to do so; that Washoe County's Elections are operated with the utmost integrity, transparency, and accountability; and that the department is know for excellence in customer service and the administration of elections.

Registrar of Voters

Physical Address:  1001 E 9th St, Bldg A, Rm 135A, Reno, NV 89512

  Mailing Address:  P O Box 11130, Reno, NV 89520

Phone:  (775) 328-3670

Fax:  (775) 328-3747

Email:  Contact Us