Pittsylvania County Election Department 

Responsibilities
The Office of the General Registrar and Electoral Board of Pittsylvania County strives to promote the highest level of service to the commonwealth citizens by providing equitable opportunities to register and vote; and maintaining accurate records relating to voter registration, and elections, election officials, and candidates. We are committed to promoting democracy and public trust in our endeavors to ensure fair and impartial elections.

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Upcoming Elections / Deadlines

11/08/2022

General Election

 

First day of in-person early voting at your local registrar's office: Friday, September 23, 2022

Deadline to register to vote or update an existing registration: October 17, 2022.

Deadline to apply for a ballot to be mailed to you: October 28, 2022. Your local voter registration office must receive your request by 5:00 p.m.

Voter registration offices open for early voting: Saturday, October 29, 2022. 

The last day of in-person early voting at your local voter registration office:  Saturday, November 5, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.

See who is on your ballot by viewing the candidate lists.

Register to vote or apply for an absentee ballot online using the Citizen Portal.

Kelly Keesee, Director of Elections
  1. Electoral Board

    Physical Address
    18 Depot Street
    Chatham, VA 24531

    Phone: 434-432-7971


  2. Kelly Keesee, VREO

    Director of Elections, General Registrar
    Phone: 434-432-7971

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Absentee Voting by Mail                                             

Application

  • If you have a Virginia-issued Driver’s License or State ID, you may complete an absentee application online. Visit vote.elections.virginia.gov/VoterInformation. Follow the prompts to apply to vote absentee by mail.
  • Follow this link to print a paper application.
  • Call 434-432-7971 to request an application be mailed to you.

Submitting Absentee Application

  • Print, complete, and sign a paper application.
  • By mail: Pittsylvania County Elections, P.O. Box 460, Chatham, VA 24531
  • By Fax: 434-432-8062
  • By scanned attachment - email: kelly.keesee@pittgov.org.\


Election Results

Important Information

Post-2020 Election Results Audit - Report

Post-2020 Election Administration & Voting Survey

Here are just a few of the highlights from the 2020 EAVS: 

  • This election saw the highest turnout of any federal general election recorded by EAVS to date with 67.7% of the citizen voting-age population casting ballots that were counted.   
  • More than 209 million people were active registered voters for the 2020 general election and more than 161 million voters cast ballots that were counted for this election.  
  • 30.5% of voters cast their ballots in-person on Election Day, and 43.1% of the electorate cast their ballots utilizing vote by mail.   
  • States reported a total of 132,556 polling places where 775,101 poll workers assisted voters with in-person early and Election Day voting.  
  • The percentage of poll workers ages 18 to 25 and 26 to 40 increased to 6.2% and 15.0%, respectively.  
  • The percentage of poll workers ages 61 to 70 and 71 and older decreased to 27.3% and 20.1%, respectively.  

Voter Registration / Voting / Candidate Information

 

Election Officials Wanted!  

Be a part of making history! Citizens serving as an Officer of Elections will receive training and compensation. To learn more about becoming an Officer of Elections contact our office by phone at 434-432-7971 or by email at Kelly.keesee@pittgov.org.