Office of Elections

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway Suite 323
Fairfax, VA 22035

Gary D. Scott,
Director of the Office of Elections & General Registrar

Upcoming Elections


November 3, 2020 General & Special Elections

On Election Day Polls Are Open From 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.




  • September 18: Absentee in-person/early voting begins at the Office of Elections, 12000 Government Center Pkwy., Fairfax, VA
  • October 13: Voter Registration Deadline. In-person: 5:00 p.m., online: 11:59 p.m.
  • October 23: Deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail, 5:00 p.m.
  • October 31: Final day for absentee in-person/early voting, 5:00 p.m.


  • November 3: Deadline to hand deliver absentee ballots to Office of Elections is 7:00 p.m.
  • November 6: Deadline for mailed absentee ballots to be received by Office of Elections is 12 p.m. (noon). Ballots must be postmarked no later than November 3.
  • Not sure of where you vote? Visit either the GIS My Neighborhood App or the Virginia Department of Elections website


On the Ballot


Member, U.S. Senate (1 Seat)

Member, U.S. House of Representatives (8th, 10th and 11th Congressional Districts)

Proposed Constitutional Amendments

Bond Questions

Town of Herndon (Mayor, Town Council)


President/Vice President

  • Joseph R. Biden / Kamala D. Harris (D)
  • Donald J. Trump / Michael R. Pence (R)
  • Jo Jorgensen / Jeremy F. "Spike" Cohen (L)

Member, U.S. Senate

  • Mark R. Warner (D)
  • Daniel M. Gade (R)

Member, U.S. House of Representatives

  • 8th Congressional District
    • Donald S. Beyer Jr. (D)
    • Jeff A. Jordan (R)
  • 10th Congressional District
    • Jennifer T. Wexton (D)
    • Aliscia N. Andrews (R)
  • 11th Congressional District
    • Gerald E. "Gerry" Connolly (D)
    • Manga A. Anantatmula (R)

Town of Herndon ONLY

  • Mayor
    • Sheila A. Olem
    • Roland B. Taylor
  • Member, Town Council (6)
    • Stevan M. Porter
    • Pradip Dhakal
    • Sean M. Regan
    • Naila Alam
    • Cesar A. del Aguila
    • Signe V. Friedrichs
    • Jasbinder Singh
    • Clark A. Hedrick

Sample Ballots

Ballot Questions


Not sure if you are eligible to vote in this election? Visit the GIS My Neighborhood App or the Virginia Department of Elections website. All ballots are provided in English, En Español, Tiếng Việt, 한국어 languages.

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Registering to Vote in Virginia

Did you know that when you register to vote in Virginia, you DO NOT register to vote by party? Virginia is an Open Primary state which means that any registered voter in Virginia can vote in either a Democratic or Republican primary. When both parties are holding a primary election, you will be asked which primary you want to vote in when you check in to vote with your photo ID. Note, you may only vote in one primary.

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