When is a voter placed on the inactive Voter Registration list?

When an item is mailed to the person registered by non-forwardable first class mail and the item is returned as undeliverable.

  • A follow-up notice is sent within three weeks of the returned notice to the address that appears on the general register or to the forwarding address provided by the U.S. Postal Service and will include a registration form.
  • If the county recorder does not receive a new registration form containing the new information within 35 days following the second mailing, the name of the of the voter is transferred to an inactive list.
  • Voters that have been on the inactive list for four consecutive years or through the date of the second general election for federal offices following the date of the notice from the County Recorder.



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1. Who can register to vote?
2. How do I register to vote?
3. Where are the voter registration forms available?
4. When is one registered to vote?
5. How do I obtain voter registration card?
6. When do I re-register?
7. Can I change my name or address by phone?
8. When is the last day that I can register to vote, change my name, or address?
9. When is a registration cancelled?
10. When is a voter placed on the inactive Voter Registration list?
11. How do I vote early?
12. How do I request an early ballot?
13. What should I do if I make a mistake on my early ballot?
14. I have a family member in a nursing home. How can they vote?
15. What if they are a homebound voter?
16. Can I arrange to have a ballot sent to my family member who is overseas?
17. If I did not vote in the Primary Election, can I still vote in the General Election?
18. What does Arizona's Open Primary Law mean?
19. What are Provisional Ballots?
20. What are "Conditional Provisional Ballots?"
21. What should I expect prior to the election?