Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 2, § 20063 - Cancellation Request Form

Current through Register 2021 Notice, Register No. 40, October 1, 2021

(a) In the event of an inadvertent registration, the inadvertent registrant may cancel his or her registration at any time pursuant to Elections Code section 2201(a) by submitting a written request to the county elections official in the county of registration substantially similar to the following:

To whom it may concern:

I, _________________________________________ (full name, as registered to vote), would like to cancel my voter registration. Please cancel my registration, as authorized by California Elections Code section 2201(a).


Print Full Legal Name (as used to register to vote)


Complete Residence Address (as used to register to vote)


Mailing Address (if different from above)

Confidential Information: (Optional) Please provide the following information to ensure that your voter file record can be accurately identified:

- Date of Birth:

- California Driver License Number or California Identification Card Number:


Signature Date

(b) The Secretary of State shall translate the cancellation request form in subdivision (a) above into all languages required by the federal Voting Rights Act of 1965 (52 U.S.C. Sec. 10503 ).
(c) The cancellation request form in subsection (a) above shall be made available, in all federally required languages and in formats accessible to people with disabilities, on the websites of the Secretary of State and county elections officials and in printed form in county elections offices, and shall be mailed to individuals upon request.
(d) The cancellation request form in subsection (a) above shall contain the Secretary of State's toll-free voter assistance telephone number, as well as the phone numbers and addresses of county elections officials.


Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 2, § 20063

Note: Authority cited: Section 12172.5, Government Code; and Sections 10 and 2270, Elections Code. Reference: Sections 2201, 2263, 2265, 2266, 2267, 2268 and 2270, Elections Code.

1. New section filed 7-12-2017; operative 10-1-2017 (Register 2017, No. 28).

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