Voters will need to have an acceptable photo ID to vote beginning with
the next election. Absentee Voters and Election Day voters must show
one of the following photo IDs before they can cast a ballot:
Wisconsin Driver License, Wisconsin State ID Card, Military ID Card,
U.S. Passport Book or Card. These IDs are still valid if expired
AFTER the date of the most recent general election which was November
4, 2014. An acceptable photo ID is not required to include a current
The following forms of photo ID are also acceptable: A Certificate of
Naturalization, within two years of issuance, Driver License Receipt
issued by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, with 45 days of
issuance, ID issued by a federally recognized Wisconsin Indian Tribe.
Voters are encouraged to visit the Wisconsin Government
Accountability’s Photo ID website, www.bringit.wisconsin.gov for
information about the new law.