Voter Registration and Absentee Voting Information For March 6 Republican Party Presidential Primary

Deadline to Register is Feb. 13

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

The Constitution of Virginia requires that voters be registered to vote in the precinct in which they live in order to be qualified to vote.

To be eligible to vote in the Republican Party presidential primary, to be held on Tuesday, March 6, voters must register no later than the close of business on Monday, Feb. 13. Any change of address must also be made by Feb. 13.

Tuesday, Feb. 28, is the last day absentee ballot applications may be received by mail. Saturday, March 3, is the last day absentee ballot applications may be made in person.

Registered voters who need to vote in person by absentee ballot may do so at the following locations:

Virginia Beach Department of Motor Vehicles offices

  • Tuesday, Feb. 21 to Saturday, March 3
  • Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday 8 a.m. to noon

Courthouse Fire Station – 2461 Princess Anne Road

  • Monday, Feb. 20 to Saturday, March 3
  • Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Voter Registrar’s Office – Building 14 at the Municipal Center

  • Friday, Jan. 20 to Saturday, March 3
  • Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m

In-Person Voter Registration is available at all Virginia Beach Department of Motor Vehicles offices, Virginia Beach Public Library locations and at the Voter Registrar’s Office during normal hours of operation.

Mail Voter Registration forms are available at public schools, U.S. post offices, community recreation centers and offices of the city treasurer, clerk of the Circuit Court, commissioner of the revenue and Lindsey Brothers Plumbing Co.

Mailed voter registration applications must be post-marked on or before Monday, Feb. 13, and must contain a copy of current identification.

 

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