Absentee voting for the November 8, 2016 General Election begins September 23, 2016.
Absentee voting provides a means for qualified voters to participate in upcoming elections even though they may not be able to go to the polls on election day. Absentee voting in person begins at least 45 days before most elections and ends for in-person absentee voters on the Saturday before the election.
To obtain an Absentee Ballot Application: (See page 4 for acceptable reason codes.)
- Call your local Registrar's office at 540-432-7707
- Stop by your local Registrar's office at 409 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
- Online: Virginia Department of Elections
- Fill out and print a PDF version of the Virginia Absentee Ballot Application Form which then needs to be returned in person, by mail, e-mail or fax to the local Registrar's office