Some media outlets (and folks on social media) are reporting claims from a number of previously registered voters who say they are no longer registered to vote in their localities. Check your status at the link above. Note: You must put in the address where you are currently registered to vote or the system will not locate you in the voter rolls.
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, have had voting rights restored if convicted of a felony, and have had capacity restored by court order if declared mentally incapacitated.
Need a crash course or friendly reminder about the basics of elections and voting?
Look to your city or county voter registrar for information and forms such as sample ballots, absentee voting, volunteering and more.
Virginia law requires all voters to provide an acceptable form of photo identification (photo ID) when voting in person at their polling place.
There are many different types of photo IDs that voters can use when they vote. All of the acceptable forms of photo ID can be used up to a year after ID has expired. These photo IDs include: