Public Affairs

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday.

703-324-3187
TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035

Tony Castrilli,
Director of Public Affairs

10 Absentee Voting Locations Open Starting Oct. 17

Starting on Thursday, Oct. 17, 10 locations across Fairfax County will be open for in-person absentee voting.

These locations will be open Mondays through Saturdays until Saturday, Nov. 2 at 5 p.m., the last day to vote absentee in-person.

In-Person Absentee Voting Location

In addition to the Fairfax County Government Center, these nine satellite absentee voting locations will be open Mondays to Fridays from 3 to 7 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Vote Absentee by Mail

The deadline to request to absentee vote by mail is Oct. 29, and voters must submit a formal application through the Virginia Department of Elections website.

Absentee Voting Requirements

In Virginia, voters must have a reason to absentee vote, and there are 20 valid reasons, including working and commuting for 11 or more hours on Election Day. Check the list provided by the Virginia Department of Elections to see if you are eligible.

What’s on the Ballot?

For the Tuesday, Nov. 5, general election, the following offices are on the ballot:

  • Fairfax County Board of Supervisors
  • Fairfax County School Board
  • Fairfax County Sheriff
  • Fairfax Commonwealth’s Attorney
  • Virginia State Senate
  • Virginia House of Delegate
  • Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Directors
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