CITY OF LYNCHBURG RESIDENTS
WHO WISH TO VOTE IN THE
LYNCHBURG CITY GENERAL ELECTION
November 7, 2017
If you have not yet registered to vote in Lynchburg, or need to make changes to your name and/or address on our records, you must file a voter registration application by Monday, October 16, 2017. You can register or update your registration online at https://www.vote.virginia.gov, or visit the Registrar’s Office at 825 Kemper Street, Kemper Street Station, Suite A or call 434-477-5999 to have an application mailed. The Registrar’s Office is open Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
In-person absentee voting began at the Registrar’s Office on Friday, September 22nd and will continue through Saturday, November 4th. For your convenience, the Registrar’s Office will be open on Saturday, October 28th and Saturday, November 4th from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. The deadline to apply for a mailed absentee ballot is Tuesday, October 31, 2017.
Remember Photo ID is required! You will need to show one acceptable photo identification card (photo ID) whenever you vote in person. This is Virginia law for all voters.
Many types of photo ID are acceptable for voting in Virginia. You only need to show ONE acceptable photo ID to vote.
Photo IDs can be used to vote up to one year after the ID has expired.
Acceptable forms of valid identification:
Virginia driver’s license
Virginia DMV-issued photo ID
United States passport
Employer-issued photo ID
Student photo ID issued by a school, college, or university located in Virginia
Other U.S. or Virginia government-issued photo ID
Tribal enrollment or other tribal photo ID
Virginia Voter Photo ID card
Need a photo ID?
If you don’t have one of these, simply go to the Registrar's office to get a free Voter Photo ID, even on Election Day!