Primaries will be held in the State of Virginia on June 13, 2017, for the offices of Governor, Lt. Governor, House of Delegates, along with Local Offices. The deadline to register to vote, or update an existing registration, is Monday, May 22, 2017. Deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you is Tuesday, June 6—your request must be received by your Registrar by 5 pm.

Are you a registered voter in Virginia?  You can check your voter registration status and polling place at the Department of Elections website, (or call 804 864-8901 or 800 552-9745, 8 am to 5 pm weekdays.) Or click on City of Charlottesville or Albemarle County, Fluvanna County, or Greene Countyfor information about voter registration, absentee voting, and elections in your area. You may also find voter information (i.e., where your polling place is, what's on your ballot, etc.) by going to the League website:

As of July 1, 2014, the Photo ID regulation takes on new requirements as to what makes a valid photo ID at the polls. The current regulations as provided by the Virginia Department of Elections can be found at the following link on the DOE website: Photo ID is required for voting in Virginia, effective July 1, 2014.

Voters must present one of the following forms of identification when voting in person:

If you don't have one of these forms of identification, please visit your local voter registration office for a free Voter ID card. You will fill out a short application, have your picture taken, and sign a digital signature pad. The card will be mailed directly to your address.

Voters in Fluvanna County may also link, Facts for Voters 2017.

Phone Numbers for area registrars:

City of Charlottesville- 434 970 3250

Albemarle County - 434 972 4173

Fluvanna County - 434 589 3593

Greene County - 434 985 5213

Louisa County - 540 967 3427

Nelson County - 434 263 4068