VRM in the States: Nebraska

Nebraska has electronic registration at DMVs, online voter registration, and electronic pollbooks.

April 12, 2018

Advances in Voter Registration Modernization

  • Electronic Voter Registration: Nebraska launched electronic voter registration at DMV offices in 2016. Information is electronically transferred from DMV offices to election officials.
  • Online Voter Registration: Nebraska launched online voter registration through the Secretary of State’s office in 2015. Eligible citizens with a state driver’s license or non-driver ID can use the system to register to vote and update their registration information. 

Gains from Voter Registration Modernization in Nebraska

  • Between the 2015 launch of online voter registration and the November 2016 election, the state received 43,176 new voter registration applications through its online portal.