The mission of the General Registrar's Office is to provide opportunities for all qualified citizens of the County of Gloucester to register to vote; to promote the integrity of the electoral process by maintaining accurate and current voter registration records used in elections; to coordinate elections so they are conducted in a manner that secures the qualified citizen's right to vote and ensures that the results accurately reflect the voter's will; and to be an information resource for citizens regarding voter registration, absentee voting, elections and elected officials.
Register to Vote or Change your Registration
Access online here the registration site available 24 hours a day to get registered to vote or view your Virginia voter record to update your registration, also see your polling place and election district information. Please note: The deadline to register to vote also applies to updating your voter registration address. Generally the deadline for registration is three weeks before a general election and shorter for special elections to fill vacancies. If your address change is not submitted to the office of the general registrar by the applicable deadline for the election in which you wish to vote, you may not be able to vote. Please notify the general registrar of address changes promptly here.
The last day to get registered or make changes is: Monday, Oct. 15th by 5pm!
Regular Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm (Polls are open from 6am - 7pm)
In-Person Absentee Voting begins: Friday, Sept. 21st
Additional Office Hours: Saturday, Oct. 27th, from 9am-5pm and
Saturday, Nov. 3rd, from 9am-5pm-Last day of In-Person Absentee Voting!
The last day to request an Absentee Ballot by mail is: Tuesday, Oct. 30th
Access your Virginia voter record online here to apply to vote absentee and view your absentee ballot status, 24 hours a day!
We will add the link below for each election, as Sample Ballots become available.
Click here to see the Sample Ballot Copy Law § 24.2-622. Sample ballots.
Click here to see the Sample Ballot for the November 6, 2018 General & Special Election
Click here to read the details for the 2 Proposed Constitutional Amendments
Does age or disability make it difficult for you to Vote on Election Day?
You have options: Absentee by Mail, Curbside Voting, click here to see more info and Vote!
UOCAVA Notice - Military and Overseas Voters
Voter Registration Drives
To register for in-person training, email Gary Ellis. Effective July 1, 2013 all individuals or organizations requesting 25 or more voter registration applications are required to register and complete The Virginia Department of Elections certified training. For more information on how to get certified, please visit the Voter Registration Training website.
To be qualified to vote, the Constitution of Virginia requires that citizens be registered in the precinct in which they live. Don't Forget your PHOTO ID!