Voter Information

Registering To Vote

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To participate in the 2019 General Election on Tuesday, November 5th, you must be registered to vote at your current address by Tuesday, October 15th!


For more information:

Arlington County Office of Voter Registration

2100 Clarendon Blvd., Suite 320
Arlington, VA 22201
Telephone: (703) 228-3456


Fairfax County Office of Elections
12000 Government Center Pkwy., Suite 323
Fairfax, VA 22035
Telephone: (703) 222-0776


Virginia Department of Elections
Washington Building
1100 Bank St., First Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Telephone: (800) 552-9745

Voting Absentee

Absentee voting for the 2019 General Election will begin on Friday, September 20th! 

Download an Absentee Ballot Request Form
Apply Online to Vote Absentee


To request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you — Tuesday, October 29th
To vote in-person absentee — Saturday, November 2nd.

Bozman Government Center
 (Courthouse Plaza)
2100 Clarendon Blvd., Suite 320
Arlington, VA 22201
Sep. 20-Oct. 28 (Monday – Friday, 8-5)
Tue-Thu, Oct. 29-31 (8 am – 7 pm)
Fri Nov. 1 (8 am – 5 pm)
Saturdays, Oct. 19, Oct. 26, and Nov. 2 (8:30 am – 5 pm)
Ends at 5 pm on Saturday, Nov. 2

Fairfax County Government Center
 (Conference Rooms 2/3)
12000 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, VA 22035 
September 20-October 16
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturdays October 5 & 12: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
October 17-November 2
Weekdays: 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Do You Qualify? 

You may qualify for Absentee Voting if you meet one or more of the following:
  • A student at a higher learning institution (including your spouse)
  • Absent for business purposes (includes those employed outside of Arlington or Fairfax)
  • Absent for personal business or vacation
  • Working and commuting 11 of the 13 hours the polls are open
  • A firefighter or first responder
  • Unable to go to the polls due to a disability, illness or pregnancy
  • A caretaker for a confined family member
  • Awaiting trial and under confinement
  • Serving time for a misdemeanor conviction
  • Unable to go to the polls due to religious conflicts
  • An active duty uniformed service or merchant marine member (including dependents residing with you)
  • Regularly employed outside the U.S. (including dependents residing with you)
  • Living abroad indefinitely (may be eligible to vote only for federal offices)
  • A registrar, an Electoral Board member or an election officer scheduled to work the election
  • Designated by a Party or Candidate as an Authorized Representative to work inside the polls
  • Granted a protective order issued by a court

For more information on Absentee Voting, please check with your local registrar in Arlington or Fairfax.

Polling Locations & Voter IDs

Find Your Polling Location Online

Virginia law requires all voters to provide an acceptable form of photo ID when voting in person at their polling place. Acceptable IDs include:

  • Valid Virginia driver's license
  • Valid U.S. passport
  • Any other photo identification card issued by a government agency of the Commonwealth, one of its political subdivisions, or the United States
  • Valid student identification card containing a photograph of the voter issued by any institution of higher education located in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Any valid employee identification card containing a photograph of the voter and issued by an employer of the voter in the ordinary course of the employer's business

For a more detailed list of acceptable IDs, visit the Virginia Department of Elections.


For detailed information about the Lopez for Delegate campaign, including contribution history, financial disclosures, and other records, please visit the Virginia Public Access Project's website.