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October 16 is deadline to register to vote In the 2017 general election

Posted on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 8:36 am

Monday, October 16, is the deadline to register or make changes to your voter registration in time for the November 7 General Election. The Hanover County Voter Registration and Elections Office reminds you to please check your voter registration to make sure it is correct.

The Voter Registration and Elections Office will have special Saturday hours on October 28 and November 4 (8-4 p.m.) for In-Person Absentee voting. Saturday, Nov. 4, will be the last day you can vote in-person absentee.

Tuesday, October 31, is the final day you can request an absentee ballot by mail.

Monday, November 6 at 2 p.m. is the cut-off for voting an emergency-only absentee ballot in the Voter Registration and Elections Office.

In-Person Absentee ballots are now available. If you qualify to vote by absentee, you can obtain your ballot at the Voter Registration and Elections Office in the Wickham Building at Hanover Courthouse from 8:30-5 p.m. Monday-Friday in addition to October 28 and November 4 from 8-4 p.m.

When going to the polls on November 7, be sure to bring a photo ID.

You can register to vote and update your information online at www.vote.virginia.gov

The Hanover County Voter Registration and Elections Office is located in the Wickham Building, Room 119, of the Hanover County Government Complex. The phone number is (804) 365-6080.

The e-mail address is hanovervoting@hanovercounty.gov