Absentee Voting

Voters who are unable to be at their voting precinct on Election Day may be qualified to vote early. Absentee voting begins 45 days prior to the general election.  Click on the Virginia Absentee Ballot Application link below to see a list of valid reasons for voting absentee.  Please contact the General Registrar’s Office if you need further information or assistance.


  • In-Person Absentee Voting – The General Registrar’s Office is open from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on the two Saturdays preceding the general election.  The final day for absentee voting is on the Saturday before the election.
  • Absentee Voting by Mail – Click on the appropriate link below to download an absentee ballot application.  If you are unable to print, you may contact the General Registar’s Office to have an application sent to you.  The deadline to request an absentee application is the Tuesday before the election. ot



Virginia Absentee Ballot Application