Voter Registration Requirements

Who Can Register to Vote?

You must be:
 

  • 18 years old on or before the next general election (any person who is 17 years old and will be eighteen years of age at the next general election shall be permitted to register in advance and also vote in any intervening primary or special election)
  • U.S. citizen
  • A resident of the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Not claim the right to vote in any other state
  • If judged mentally incompetent, your right to vote has been restored by a court of law
  • If convicted of a felony, your right to vote has been restored by the Governor.
Voters must show photo ID on Election Day. Click here for a list of acceptable forms of photo identification.


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