Voter-Registration

Mission statement

Voter Registration is committed to providing citizens with the opportunity to exercise their right to vote in an efficient and equitable manner in accordance with the Constitutions of the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Code of Virginia. View the Standards of Conduct for Election Officials and the Principles of Elections and Registration Officials.

The General Registrar of Elections registers voters, maintains voting records and establishes precinct boundaries and polling locations for the County's 25 precincts. The staff conducts elections, supervises poll workers on Election Day and tallies election results. Any U.S. citizen and Virginia resident, 18 years or older on Election Day, may vote.

Important Dates and Deadlines

    Sept. 20, 2019
    Absentee Voting Begins
    Oct. 26, 2019 (Saturday)
    Registrar's Office will be open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. for in-person Absentee Voting
    Oct. 29, 2019
    Last day to apply for a mailed absentee ballot
    Nov. 2, 2019 (Saturday)
    Registrar's Office will be open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. for in-person Absentee Voting
    Nov. 2, 2019
    Last day to apply for in-person absentee ballot


    News and announcements

    10/20/2016 - Voter Registration Deadline Extended

    As per a court order, the deadline to register to vote has been extended to Friday, Oct., 21, 2016.

    View the press release from the Virginia Department of Elections.

    Review the information below regarding meeting deadlines in a timely manner.

    • Any registration submitted through the online portal until 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 21 will be considered timely.
    • Any registration submitted in person will be considered timely if the person was in line by 5 p.m. on Oct. 21.
    • Any registration sent by mail and postmarked by Oct. 21 will be considered timely.
    • Any registration received by a designated NVRA agency by Oct. 21 will be considered timely.

    Questions? Contact the Voter Registrar's Office. Email, phone (540) 382-5741.

     

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    Montgomery County
    Government Center
    755 Roanoke St. Ste. 1F
    Christiansburg, VA 24073

    Phone: (540) 382-5741
    Fax: (540) 381-6811
    email | directions

    Hours: Mon.-Fri.,
    8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.