Election and Voter Information
Next election is November 3, 2020
- Deadline to register to vote or update your existing registration is October 13, 2020
- Deadline to apply to vote by mail is October 23, 2020
- Early voting (located in the city hall lobby) starts September 18, 2020
- Last day to vote early in-person is October 31, 2020
- Saturday hours for early voting is 9am to 5pm on October 24 & 31
The Electoral Board will meet on November 4 @ 10am and November 6 @ 12pm to conduct the Canvass for the November, 3 2020 General Election.
The Registrar’s Office maintains an accurate list of registered voters for the City of Staunton and administers elections in a fair, efficient, and equitable manner in accordance with the election laws of the U.S. Constitution and the Commonwealth of Virginia.
We also provide and approve applications for voter registration and absentee ballots. In-person absentee voting is available in the registrar’s office when ballots are ready, approximately 45 days before an election. The office will be open for in-person absentee voting on the Saturday before all general elections from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., in addition to regular office hours.