VOTE!!!

Dem Primaries

Early voting starts: Sat, May 6, 2023
Primary date: Tues, June 20, 2023

General Election

Early Voting starts: Sat, Sept 23, 2023
Election date: Tues, Nov 7, 2023

REGISTER to VOTE   + -


Do you know that you can now Register — when you go to vote!
Printable flier | Hand-out 2up | Spanish version

How to

Register to Vote Online

Go to VA Dept of Elections Citizen Portal

You need:

  • A Virginia Driver's license or ID number
  • Your Social Security number
  • Deadline to Register online for this election:



    How to

    Register to Vote by Mail +

  • Download and print form from VA Dept of Elections Citizen Portal
  • Fill out carefully
  • Double check your SS#
  • Did you put your signature on outside of envelope?
  • Did a witness sign outside of envelope?
  • Mail or drop off at your Registrar's office.

    Alternate language Virginia Voter forms
    En Español | Tiếng Việt | 한 국어 |

  • How to

    Register In Person +

    Starting Oct 1, 2022, people may register in-person at the same time as they vote, but ballot will be provisional.

    Find your local Registrar's office.

    See early voting locations below.

    How to Register

    As a College Student

    Basic info on Depf. of Elections site.

    Starting Oct 1, 2022, people may register in-person at the same time as they vote, but ballot will be provisional.

    Find your local Registrar's office.

    See early voting locations below.

    ★ You can register to vote In Person or by Mail if you do not have a Virginia drivers license or ID — BUT cannot register online, because the ID is used instead of a signature.

    VOTE EARLY

    3 ways to Vote.

    Choose the best way for you.

    Vote Early In-Person +

    Starts Sat, Sept 23, 2023

    Satellite Early Voting offices open in late October (varies by location).

    Find your Early Voting locations
    Click on location for more info: Times, Days, Dropboxes, etc.

    Alexandria | Arlington Co. | Fairfax Co. | Loudoun Co. | Prince William Co. | Virginia Beach

    ★ You don't need to state a reason.
    ★ Picture ID not required*

    *BUT other ID, current utility bill, bank statement, or signed statement required.

    List of acceptable IDs
    More info on VA Dept of Elections site

    Vote by Mail +

    Deadline to apply Fri, Oct 27, 2023, by 5pm

    Witness signature required this year!

    1. Apply for Ballot.

    From VA Dept of Elections
    Apply online [must have VA ID]

    Apply by mail [print form and mail in]

    Mail to your City/County Registrar's office [Look up]

    2. Fill in your ballot.

    Follow instructions!

    3. Mail in your ballot.

    ASAP!

    Then, track your ballot.



    NOTE: we recommend you apply & return your ballot well in advance of the official deadlines.


    Vote Election Day +

    Tues, Nov 7, 2023

    Poll hours: 6am – 7pm

    Find your polling place


    ★ Picture ID not required to vote*
    *BUT other ID, current utility bill, bank statement, or signed statement required.
    List of acceptable IDs
    More info on VA Dept of Elections site

    You can vote curbside (see below)

    Vote Curbside

    "If you are 65 or older, or have a physical disability, you may vote on Election Day without leaving your vehicle. ...

    If you would like to use curbside voting, remember to bring a helper with you who can enter the polling place to ask an election officer for curbside assistance, or use your cell phone to call the number posted on the curbside voting sign at each precinct or satellite location." —Virginia Dept. of Elections

    Call your local Registrar's Office to find out how this works near you.
    Find your local Registrar's Office

    Need help with English?

    Voters may bring anyone to help interpret, even a child. (But not your manager at work or your union boss.)

    Find your local Registrar's Office

    Work the Polls +

    Poll Observer w Dem Party: Apply

    State Board of Elections: Information | Apply

    Election Officials & Volunteers by locality:
    Alexandria  |   Arlington Co. |   Fairfax Co.
    Loudoun Co. |   Richmond |   Virginia Beach

    Track your ballot +

    VA Dept of Elections

    When you get to your Voter Information page, scroll down until you see a table labeled "Absentee."

    Table lists: Election, Status (of most recent action), Application received (date), Ballot issued (date), Ballot received (date).

    If your ballot is not "approved" or received in a timely manner, call your local Registrar's Office.