FAQ About Election
What are the requirements to register to vote in Virginia?
- Be a resident of Virginia (a person who has come to Virginia for temporary purposes and intends to return to another state is not considered a resident for voting purposes).
- Be a US Citizen.
- Be 18 years old (any person who is 17 years old and will be eighteen years of age at the next general election shall be permitted to register in advance and also vote in any intervening primary or special election).
- Not be registered and plan to vote in another state.
- Not currently declared mentally incompetent by a court of law.
- If convicted of a felony, your right to vote must have been restored.
How do I register to vote?
You can register to vote at any of the following locations:
- Local Voter Registration office
- State Board of Elections office
- Department of Motor Vehicles offices
- Voter Registration Drives
- Some state or local government offices
- Armed forces recruitment offices
- Public libraries
Also you can print the Voter Registration Form and mail it to our office:
9025 Center Street, Manassas, VA 20110
Where do I vote in the City of Manassas?
The City of Manassas is divided into 6 Voting Precincts:
DEAN - 9601 Prince William Street, Manassas, VA
WEEMS - 8750 Weems Rd, Manassas, VA
METZ - 9950 Wellington Rd, Manassas, VA
HAYDON - 9075 Park Ave, Manassas, VA
BALDWIN - 1978 Eagle Way, Manassas, VA
ROUND - 10100 Hastings Dr, Manassas, VA
What are the acceptable froms of ID?
- Valid Photo ID ( issued by an employer; the US or VA government; a high school located in VA; or a college or university located in the US).
- Government-issued ID card from a federal, VA, or local political subdivision.
- Valid DMV-issued ID card.
- Valid US passport or passport card.
- Valid employee ID card containing a photograph issued by voter's employer in ordinary course of business.
- US Military ID.
- Nursing home resident ID issued by government facility.
- Voter ID card issued by the Department of Elections.
- Valid student ID issued by a public or private school or higher education located in the US.
- Valid student ID issued by a public high school in VA.
- Valid student ID issued by a private high school in VA.
- Valid VA driver's license.
- Voter confirmation documents.
- Current utility bill, bank statement, government check, or paycheck containing name and address of the voter.
- Any other current government document containing the name and address of the voter.
- Signed ID Confirmation Statement.
Absentee Voting - No excuse required
Effective July 1, 2020 qualified voter can vote in person or by mail up to 45 days before the election.
With the current COVID-19 pandemic it is encouraged for voters to vote by mail.
You can apply online.
If you have questions about no excuse voting, please contact the voter registration and elections office at 703-257-8230, or visit the Virginia Department of Elections Absentee Voting Information page.
Does my vote count when I vote by mail or no excuse in person before the Election Day?
Who are my elected officials?
Military and Overseas Voting
- What is UOCAVA?
The Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act is commonly referred to as UOCAVA. UOCAVA citizens are U.S. citizens who are active members of the Uniformed Services, the Merchant Marine, the commissioned corps of the Public Health Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, their eligible family members and other U.S. citizens residing outside the United States. The law provides the legal basis for absentee voting requirements for federal offices.
- What is the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA)?
The FPCA (federal form SF 76) allows UOCAVA citizens to register to vote and request an absentee ballot. This form is also used to update your contact information.
- What is the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB)?
The FWAB (federal form SF 186) serves as an emergency backup ballot for UOCAVA citizens. If you do not receive your absentee ballot from your State in time to return it to your election official to participate in the election, use the FWAB.
About FVAPThe Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP) works to ensure Service members, their eligible family members and overseas citizens are aware of their right to vote and have the tools and resources to successfully do so - from anywhere in the world.
Please go to Federal Voting Assistance Program Website fro more information.
Have I been purged from the rosters?
Have I Been Purged?
Cancelled Voters due to inactivity
Need a ride?
Local Democratic Party:
Local Republican Party:
League of Women Voters:
ID Ready Set Vote:
Need a ride to the polls or voter ID office? Please click link below.
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