The Albemarle County Registrar's Office is located
at the 5th Street County Office Building, in the Human Services wing
1600 5th Street - Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone : 434-972-4173
The Department of Voter Registration and Elections is responsible for registering qualified citizens to vote and for maintaining accurate records for each voter. In conjuction with the Electoral Board we administer federal, state, and local elections. Our goals are to offer all eligible voters in the county an opportunity to register to vote, to provide the best customer service to our voters, to educate voters on election issues, and to facilitate the administration of fair and impartial elections. The Department offers:
Voter Services: registration and record management for more than 71,000 Albemarle County voters
Candidate Services: Candidate filings, petitions and certification
Voter Education: High School Registration and Registrar website
Election Administration: selection of polling places, Election Official recruitment and training, and Election Day preparation
Virginia Voter Photo ID Law went into effect on July 1, 2014. Read about the new rules here.
100-day notice for military and overseas absentee voters
Check your registration status and polling location
Click Here for Registration information and deadlines.
Click Here for Absentee information and deadlines
Click Here for directions to the 5th Street County Office Building