Charlottesville Voter Registration & Elections

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Next Election: 

General Election: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

State Offices on the ballot:

  • Governor
  • Lieutenant Governor
  • Attorney General
  • House of Delegates (57th District)

City of Charlottesville Offices on the ballot:

  • Commonwealth's Attorney
  • Sheriff
  • Commissioner of Revenue
  • Treasurer
  • City Council (two seats)
  • School Board (three seats)

Voter Registration Available at Monticello 4th of July Celebration

The Charlottesville and Albemarle Voter Registrars, assisted by the Charlottesville-Albemarle League of Women Voters, will be at the Monticello Naturalization Ceremony on July 4th to provide voter registration services and information (8 AM to 11 AM). Monticello is located at 931 Thomas Jefferson Parkway Charlottesville, VA 22902.

Applications may be submitted by residents of any Virginia locality.  National forms will be available for residents of other states. 

To register to vote in Virginia, you must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of Virginia, at least 18 years old by the next general election (November 7, 2017), have had voting rights restored if convicted of a felony, and have had capacity restored by court order if declared mentally incapacitated.

Voters must be registered at their current residence.  Update your voter registration whenever you move to remain eligible to vote. 

Virginia residents may also register to vote or check their registration status online at  Questions?  Call your local voter registrar at 434-970-3250 (Charlottesville) or 434-972-4173 (Albemarle).


Candidate forms and filing information HERE.  

Notice of Electoral Board Meeting

The next Electoral Board Meeting will be held Thursday, July 6, 2017 in our office at 5:45 PMOur office is located at 120 Seventh Street Northeast, Room 142 Charlottesville, VA 22902.  The meeting agenda can be found under the Electoral Board link on the left. 

Electoral Board

Anne Hemenway, Chair

Jon Bright, Vice Chair

Jim Nix, Secretary


General Registrar:    Rosanna Bencoach

             Physical Location:           
City Hall Annex
120 7th Street, NE, Room 142
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Mailing Address:
Office of Voter Registration
P.O. Box 1219
Charlottesville, VA  22902

(434) 970-3250 - Voice
(434) 970-3249 - Fax
Office Hours - Monday through Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer for the Office and Board is the General Registrar

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