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Register to Vote for 2020 Elections

How to register to vote in Wauwatosa, what proof of residency is needed, and upcoming elections
Post Date:10/24/2019 9:22 AM

i voted stickerHave you registered to vote in the City of Wauwatosa? Now's a great time to learn about how to register vote, what proof of residence is needed to register, and upcoming elections.

How to register to vote

You can register at the City Clerk's office (Monday through Friday, 8 am - 4:30 pm on normal business days). You'll need proof of residence, such as a current and valid Wisconsin Driver's license or Wisconsin identification card, current utility bill, residential lease, or other identification card. See a list of what applies as proof of residence.

Upcoming elections

  • Spring Primary - February 18, 2020
  • Spring Election and Presidential Primary - April 7, 2020
  • Partisan Primary - August 11, 2020
  • General and Presidential Election - November 3, 2020

Note: there are no upcoming elections in 2019.

How do I run for office?

In 2020, Wauwatosa will have eight aldermanic positions and a mayoral position on the April 7, 2020 ballot. People considering running for office have to live in the city and/or aldermanic district for which they are running. A potential candidate has to submit nomination papers, declaration of candidacy, and a campaign registration statement with the City Clerk's office by January 7, 2020. Learn more about how to get your name on the ballot.

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