Voter Registration & Identification

To participate in the Municipal Officer Election, an individual must be registered to vote no later than Tuesday, February 6, 2024, with the exception of those individuals who register to vote at an Early Voting or Election Day voting location where same-day voter registration or registration updating will be available.

 A certificate of voter registration can be completed online via the NM SOS Website, by filling out a paper voter registration application downloadable from the same website or onsite at any Early Voting or Election Day voting location.

 Voters can view and make updates to their current voter registration by contacting the Sandoval County Clerk’s Office at 505-867-7577 or online at Voter Information Portal.

On Tuesday, March 5, 2024, Municipal Officer Election Day, voting will take place between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Election Day. Voters may vote at any of the below-listed polling locations, regardless of where they are registered to vote within the City of Rio Rancho.

Each voter seeking to vote in the City of Rio Rancho Municipal Officer Election shall present a current identification card containing the voter’s name and photograph. §30.31, R.O. 2003. A valid photo identification includes:

  • any card issued by a government agency, including an Indian nation, tribe or pueblo, 
  • driver’s license,
  • student identification card, 
  • commercial transaction card (such as a credit or debit card), 
  • insurance card, 
  • union card, 
  • passport, 
  • a professional association card or,
  • a voter identification card issued by the City Clerk.

Voter photo identification cards shall be issued by the City Clerk without charge to any voter who presents required identification documents that show the name and address of the voter. For more information on obtaining an identification card from the City Clerk, please contact 505-891-5004 or send an email to