Become a Deputy Registrar to Register Voters in 2020!

Deputy registrars work as agents of the Election Commission to register voters throughout the county. In order to become an official deputy registrar, you must complete a training class conducted by the Election Commission. After completion, you will be certified by the Election Commission to conduct voter registration drives anywhere in Nebraska.

LWVGO volunteers who help to register voters must have a current (the training remains valid for three years) certification as a Nebraska Deputy Registrar. From the Douglas County website:

Deputy registrars work as agents of the Election Commission to register voters throughout the county. In order to become an official deputy registrar, you must complete a training class conducted by the Election Commission. After completion, you will be certified by the Election Commission to conduct voter registration drives anywhere in Nebraska.

In order to be an official deputy registrar, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a registered voter in the State of Nebraska (you may register to vote at the deputy registrar training session, if not already registered to vote in Nebraska).
  • Must sign up for the deputy registrar training session on or before the business day prior to the training date.
  • Must attend a deputy registrar training session conducted by the Election Commission.

The training sessions are 1 hour long and are free of charge. Please sign up for the class you’d like to attend in advance on the Douglas County Election Commission website.

See the table below for the dates, times and locations of the upcoming training sessions, and please feel free to get in touch with LWVGO and/or the Election Commission for more information.

Date Time Location
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 5:30 PM Douglas County Election Commission
12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE
Thursday, January 30, 2020 2:00 PM Criss Library, UNO Campus
6401 University Dr N, Omaha, NE
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 12:00 PM Douglas County Election Commission
12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 5:30 PM Douglas County Election Commission
12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 12:00 PM Douglas County Election Commission
12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:30 PM Douglas County Election Commission
12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 12:00 PM Douglas County Election Commission
12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 5:30 PM Douglas County Election Commission
12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 12:00 PM Douglas County Election Commission
12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:30 PM Douglas County Election Commission

12220 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE

You can also see all of the training events on our LWVGO events calendar!

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