Kern County Voter Registration

Search for Kern County CA voter registration information. Voter registration information includes how to register to vote, voter registration lists, voter identification requirements, voter turnout, and voter registration updates.


Clerks maintain public records for a county or local government. In some states, Clerks play a role in carrying out public elections, working in connection with Boards of Elections and state election commissions. Clerks can process voter registration applications and verify whether an individual is eligible to vote, and they maintain up-to-date lists of registered voters. Clerks may also provide online information about how to register to vote or where to vote. Citizens may also be able to register to vote at a Clerk’s Office.

Delano Clerk Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-720-2228

Kern County Clerk Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3590


The primary responsibility of the DMV, or Department of Motor Vehicles, is to grant driver’s licenses and identification cards to state residents, but the DMV also plays an important role in voter registration. Citizens who want to register to vote can do so at the DMV, which will transfer the information, such as full name and address, to the local Board of Elections or Clerk’s Office. This can be an easy way to register to vote while applying for a license or renewing a license. The DMV may also be known as a DOL, or Department of Licensing.

Arvin DMV Office Arvin CA 317 Campus Drive 93203 800-777-0133

Bakersfield Central DMV Office Bakersfield CA 3120 F Street 93301 800-777-0133

Bakersfield SW DMV Office Bakersfield CA 7000 Schirra Court 93313 800-777-0133

Delano DMV Office Delano CA 631 Jefferson Street 93215 800-777-0133

Lake Isabella DMV Office Lake Isabella CA 5520 Lake Isabella Boulevard 93240 800-777-0133

Ridgecrest DMV Office Ridgecrest CA 540 West Perdew Avenue 93555 800-777-0133

Shafter DMV Office Shafter CA 548 Walker Street 93263 800-777-0133

Taft DMV Office Taft CA 165 Center Street 93268 800-777-0133


Boards of Elections are responsible for carrying out public elections, and one of their duties is to process voter registration applications submitted by citizens. A Board of Elections certifies eligible voters in their particular jurisdiction and maintains an up-to-date list of registered voters. They also verify voter information and may contact registered voters to keep voter list information current. Boards of Elections are usually operated at the county or local level, and may be known as a Board of Registrars.

Kern County Board of Elections Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3590