Cancelling Voter Registration


The Lake County Clerk receives monthly death notices from the Illinois Department of Public Health for deaths that occur the month prior in Illinois.

If a person is registered to vote in Lake County, Illinois, his/her record is cancelled from this notification. If the death of a Lake County resident occurs outside of Illinois, a family member may send to the Lake County Clerk a copy of the death certificate or a completed Authorization to Cancel Voter Registration.

This form may also be completed if 
  • the voter no longer resides in Lake County, Illinois, or
  • wishes to be removed from Lake County's voter rolls. 
Return the completed Authorization to Cancel Voter Registration form to the Lake County Clerk.

Mailing address:
Lake County Clerk
Voter Registration Services Department
18 N. County St., Room 101
Waukegan, IL 60085