Voting Center

Vote for our future

Voting is the cornerstone of our democracy. The Virginia Department of Elections has all of the information in order to assist voters cast their ballots.

Register or Update Information

Contact the Virginia Department of Elections to register for the first time or change the information you have on file. You can also check your registration status and find your polling place.

Register to Vote

Request an Absentee/Vote By Mail Ballot

Any registered voter can request an absentee or mail-in ballot through a simple application, either online, or via paper form. You can track the status of your absentee application and current status of your ballot through the Citizen Portal.

Request Ballot

Have Other Questions?

Find answers to common questions on the Virginia Department of Elections’ website, including voter eligibility requirements, key dates and deadlines, polling locations & hours, and acceptable identification for voting in person.

See FAQs

Election Dates

Early In-Person Voting

22 September 2023

General Election

7 November 2023

Make sure you’re ready to vote this election