General and Special Election
November 7, 2017
Polls open 6 am to 7 pm
Deadline to register to vote is Monday, October 16, 2017
Deadline to apply for an Absentee Ballot by Mail is October 31, 2017
Deadline to apply for an Absentee Ballot in Person is November 4, 2017
In addition to our regular office hours, the Registrar's office will be open the following Saturdays from 8:30am to 4:30pm for absentee voting in person:
Saturday, October 28, 2017 and November 4, 2017
• Sample Ballot, 12th House of Delegates District
• Sample Ballot, 7th House of Delegates District
• Virginia Department of Elections
The Voter Registrars’ personal pledge to Freedom, Democracy and Profession:
We uphold the Constitution of the United States, the Constitution of Virginia and the laws, policies and court decisions of federal, state and local jurisdictions.
It is our sacred honor to protect and promote public trust and confidence by conducting accurate and fair elections.
As the public’s guardians of freedom within a democratic society, we are responsible for the integrity of the process. The General Registrar is accountable for maintaining public confidence in honest and impartial elections which we conduct in a fair, efficient and accurate manner.
Nurturing and protecting Democracy is a team effort in the profession of elections administration. Our tasks require wisdom, courage and the desire to remain focused on our vision of free and impartial elections despite changes in our society and its laws.
Freedom can best be maintained and nurtured through the democratic process.
The success of the democratic process requires fair and open elections which accurately reflect the intent of the electorate. Therefore the Voter Registrar serves as the Gatekeeper of Democracy.
By our dedication to uphold these ideals, we demonstrate our loyalty to freedom, our pride in our profession and a commitment to the excellence of the democratic process.