Voter Registration, General Registrar & Elections

General Registrar Documents



We have moved please click here for directions to our new location in the Government Building (10900 Courthouse Road)

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Official Notices


Our Mission

The Office of the General Registrar and Electoral Board of Charles City County strive to promote the highest level of service to the citizens of the Commonwealth by providing equitable opportunities to register and vote; and by maintaining accurate records relating to voter registration, elections, election officials, and candidates. We are committed to promoting democracy and public trust in our endeavors to ensure fair and impartial elections.


Voters must present one (1) photo identification in order to vote. If you do not have an acceptable form of identification, please contact your local voter registration office for a free identification.

The Commonwealth of Virginia voter identification card is for voting purposes only.

Mailing Your Vote

Notice to voters using US mail service, the USPS delivery standards changed earlier this year. The First Class delivery went from one to three days to two to five days and Standard delivery is now two to nine days.  


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

In order to be eligible to vote in the General //Special Election to be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, you must register no later than 5:00 pm on Monday, October 15, 2018 (electronic applications shall be accepted through 11:59 pm).

The General Registrar’s Office at 10900 Courthouse Road is open, Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm (5:00 pm on October 15, 2018) and will be open on Saturday, October 27, & November 3, 2018 from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm for the convenience of registered voters who may need to vote in person by absentee ballot for this election.

The mail and online absentee application deadline is Tuesday, October 30, 2018.

Voters must present ONE (1) photo ID in order to vote.

 If you do not have an acceptable form of identification please contact your local voter registration office for a free ID.



 Virginia Department of Elections Information

News Release

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 Remember, “You can’t gripe if you don’t vote”

Catrinia L. Barneycastle

General Registrar, VREO

10900 Courthouse Road,

P. O. Box 146,

Charles City, Virginia 23030

(804) 652-4606 office vote image 2018