Voting Rights

Filed Under: Administrative Issues, Legal

Ex-offender voting restrictions in Massachusetts: Individuals incarcerated for a felony conviction are ineligible to vote. Voting rights are automatically restored upon release from prison, and people on parole or probation can vote in Massachusetts. For more information, visit:

Ex-offenders should re-register to vote. To register, visit link below.

To check on your voting eligibility and/or register to vote*:



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Last updated January 10, 2023


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