Upcoming Elections

March 1, 2016 Presidential Primary Elections

On Election Day Polls are open from 6:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Only registered voters are eligible to vote.To determine whether you are registered to vote, please visit the Virginia Department of Elections website or call our office at 703-222-0776. 

Feb. 4 -  The State Board of Elections voted at their special meeting today to approve the Republican Party of Virginia’s request to rescind the statement of affiliation requirement for the March 1 Republican Presidential Primary

Notice of Withdrawal - Lindsey Graham .pdf

  • Voter Photo ID Requirements - Effective July 1, 2014
  • January 15: In-Person Absentee Voting Begins
  • February 8: Voter Registration Deadline - In-Person: 5:00 p.m., Online: 11:59 p.m.
  • February 23: Last Day to Apply for an Absentee Ballot by Mail, Fax or Email: 5:00 p.m.
  • February 27: Final Day for In-Person Absentee Voting
  • March 1: Absentee Ballot Return Deadline (7:00 p.m.)

Sample Ballots and Candidates

Sample Ballots

Do you know where you vote? Link to the Virginia Department of Elections website voter look-up.

 Candidate Information  

Democratic Party Presidential Primary Election Candidates

Hillary Clinton
Martin J. O'Malley
Bernie Sanders

Republican Party Presidential Primary Election Candidates
Notice of Withdrawal - Lindsey Graham 01/15/16 .pdf

Marco Rubio
Lindsey Graham - Withrawn
Ben Carson
Rand Paul
Mike Huckabee
Ted Cruz
Donald Trump
Jim Gilmore
Chris Christie
Jeb Bush
Rick Santorum
John Kasich
Carly Fiorina

Voter Registration:  If you are already registered at your current address, you do not need to register again.

Please report change of name or address

To remain a qualified registered voter, the law requires you to notify your local voter registration office of any change in your name or address. This must be done before the registration books close for the next election. The deadline is 22 days prior to any general or primary election and 13 days before a special election, or 6 days prior to a special election called by the Governor (Code of Virginia §24.2-416).

You can submit your request for change of name and/or address by submitting a new Virginia Voter Registration Form, either by mail at P.O. Box 10161, Fairfax, VA 22038-8061, by fax (703-324-2205), email at voting@fairfaxcounty.gov, or online at the Virginia Department of Elections website  When submitting a form to our office the change notice must include your signature to be valid. Change requests cannot be made by telephone. We can accept a scanned change request via email; the scanned change request must include your signature.

After your change is processed, you will be mailed a new Voter Information Notice. If a new notice does not arrive within a few weeks, please call us at 703-222-0776 to confirm that your change was received.

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