Voting in Rutherford County

Voting Requirements:

You must be a U.S. Citizen, age 18 by Election Day with an approved photo I.D., you must not be convicted of a felony or if you have your voting rights must have been restored, you must be a Registered Voter. 

Election Days: 

May 1, 2018:  Rutherford County Primaries

August 2, 2018:  State and Federal Primaries, Rutherford County General Elections, and Murfreesboro City Municipal Elections

November 6, 2018:  State and Federal General Election and Eagleville/LaVergne/Smyrna Municipal Elections

More information can be found at

If Voting on Election Day, check your Voter Registration Card for your Precinct Polling Location; however Voter Registration Card is not required to be shown. You can check on your Polling Location at

Photo I.D. issued by Federal Government or Tennessee State Government, either current or expired is required. No Student I.D.'s will be accepted. 

Name or Address Changes within the County require New Voter Registration.

If you have not voted in the previous two November elections (Since 2008) you should register as you may have been purged from the County Voting rolls. 

Absentee Voting by mail requests require signed request to be received at Election Commission by October 29, 2018. (7 days before Election)

For further questions call Rutherford County Election Commission at 615-898-7743 or go to

Voter Registration status can be looked up at

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