How to Register to Vote

In order to vote in Illinois, you must:

  1. Be a United States citizen.
  2. Be at least 18 years old.
  3. Live in your election precinct at least 30 days prior to Election Day.
  4. Not be convicted and in jail.
  5. Not claim the right to vote anywhere else.

There are two ways residents of the Village of Berkeley can register to vote:


The Illinois State Board of Elections offers Online Voter Registration. This service requires a valid email address and/or access to a printer in order to complete the process.

In Person

Information on in person voter registration can be found at Registering to Vote in Illinois