How do I apply for an absentee ballot?

If you have a Virginia issued Driver’s License or State ID, you may complete an absentee application online. Visit 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.

The deadline to apply for a ballot by mail is 11 days prior to Election Day. 

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1. Where do I register to vote?
2. Where do I go to vote?
3. How can I register, update my information or verify my voter registration?
4. Options for voting? (Who can vote absentee)
5. How do I apply for an absentee ballot?
6. How do military and overseas voters apply for an absentee ballot?