League of Women Voters of the Charlottesville Area"The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy."
Launching the 2021 Elections!
June 8, 2021 for primary elections
November 2, 2021 will be the general elections
Upcoming 2021 elections include:
- Governor of Virginia
- Lieutenant Governor
- Attorney General
- Delegates to the Virginia General Assembly’s House of Delegates
- Within the city of Charlottesville and neighboring Albemarle County, there are two City Council seats, three City School Board seats, City Commonwealth Attorney, three Board of Supervisor seats, and three County School Board seats up for election this year. Other counties in the Charlottesville Area will have similar local seats up for election.
For general information about voter registration and elections, go to Department of Elections website, www.elections.virginia.gov (or call 804 864-8901 or 800 552-9745, 8 am to 5 pm weekdays.) The website allows you to: register to vote; check your current voter registration and precinct where you will vote; and apply for an absentee ballot online.
Check out these important dates for the upcoming June 8 elections:
June 8 Primaries: Last Day for voter registration: Monday, May 17, 2021 (in person at your local registrar’s office: by 5 pm; online through the Virginia Department of Elections website: 11:59 pm).
Early voting in the June 8 Primaries begins on April 25. Check out the Virginia Department of Elections website for information on Absentee and Early Voting: https://www.elections.virginia.gov/casting-a-ballot/absentee-voting/
You can check for all information about the upcoming elections and updates due to the Coronavirus outbreak, by going to your local Registrar’s website: Click on
City of Charlottesville Voter Registration and Elections
Albemarle County Voter Registration and Elections
Fluvanna County Registrar
Greene County Registrar
Louisa County Voter Registration
Nelson County Registrar
Are You a registered voter in the State of Virginia? You can check your voter registration status by going to: https://www.elections.virginia.gov/ Or call the Virginia Department of Elections at (800) 552-9745. Or call the office of your local Registrar. Phone Numbers for area registrars:
Most voters may submit an absentee ballot application online by going directly to the Department of Elections website: www.elections.virginia.gov (or call 804 864-8901 or 800 552-9745, 8 am to 5 pm weekdays). Registrars will also accept applications via regular mail and email: see links above to contact your local Registrar.
Please note that your ballot no longer needs to be observed and signed by a witness. As you may know, the ACLU, representing LWV-VA and individuals for whom the witness signature requirement presents a barrier to voting, has successfully asked for waiver of the witness signature during the COVID-19 crisis. We want everyone to be able to exercise their right to vote safely.
Remember, for all information about voting in Virginia elections, go to Department of Elections website, www.elections.virginia.gov (or call 804 864-8901 or 800 552-9745, 8 am to 5 pm weekdays.) You may also go the League of Women Voters website: vote411.org
League of Women Voters
of the Charlottesville Area
PO Box 2786
Charlottesville, VA 22902
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