Vote on Election Day Information

Vote on Election Day

The next General Election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 2, 2021. Polls are open from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Please read this page carefully so you are ready to vote on election day.

Know Before You Go

Before you head to your polling place:

  • Check your registration and make sure everything is correct on the Virginia Department of Elections Citizen Portal.
  • Have your acceptable ID with you. This includes voter card, driver’s license, state ID card, and more.
  • Check out the sample ballot so you can get in, vote, and get moving safely.  
  • Avoid ’peak’ times, typically early morning and the last few hours.
  • Polls are open from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Be prepared for social distancing measures in place at all locations.
  • Bring your mask!  Face coverings are required when entering county facilities.
  • Know where you vote. Check your polling place at the Virginia Department of Elections Citizen Portal.

Important Dates & Deadlines

  • Voter Registration Deadlines:
    • Online - Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. vote.virginia.gov.
    • In-person - Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at 5:00 p.m.
    • By-Mail - Postmarked no later than Tuesday, October 21, 2021, at 5:00 p.m.
  • Election Day - Tuesday, November 2, 2021. Polls are open 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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