Pre-registration is available online for eligible 16- and 17-year-olds at registertovote.ca.gov or via the paper registration form. California youth who pre-register to vote will have their registration become active once they turn 18 years old.
Pre-register in 4 easy steps:
If you are 16 or 17 years old and meet all other voter eligibility requirements, you can pre-register to vote at registertovote.ca.gov.
Simply complete the online pre-registration application and on your 18th birthday, you will automatically be registered to vote.