Volunteer Qualifications

The following are the qualifications in order to volunteer for elections in Orange County:

  • You must be a United States citizen and a registered voter in the State of California*
  • Minimum age is 16 years of age (student program) or 18 years of age for general volunteer programs
  • Individuals who are currently on parole for a felony conviction, or are a registered sex offender cannot volunteer
  • Bilingual skills (optional) - Federal law requires that for specific precincts we must recruit citizens who are bilingual speakers in either Vietnamese, Chinese, Spanish, or Korean

  *AB817 allows legal permanent residents to serve as Clerks. Read more about AB817 here.