State of Virginia Voting Requirements & Information

Statewide Voter Information

U.S. Domestic Voters

General Information

Registration

You can register to vote or update your registration information:

  • online
  • by mail
  • in person at your elections office

Election Day Voting

Polling places are open from 6am to 7pm on Election Day.

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Early Voting

A registered voter may cast an in-person absentee ballot at their local registrar’s office beginning 45 days preceding Election Day and ending the Saturday before the election.

Some large localities offer satellite locations for in-person absentee voting. Check with your local registrar for locations and times for each election. Accessible equipment as well as curbside voting may be available upon request.

Absentee Voting

Any registered voter may request an absentee ballot and vote by mail. Ballots can be mailed to voters starting 45 days before an election. Be sure to include a witness signature when returning your ballot.



General Information