Elections and Voter Registration


The Winchester Electoral Board will hold a meeting Wed. Nov. 6, at 12 noon to canvass the votes and deliberate provisional votes cast in the November 5, 2019 General & Special Election.

Because of the Voter ID requirements, the Provisional Votes Meeting may adjourn from day to day and not conclude until as late as 12:05 p.m., Friday, November 8, 2019.

All meetings are at the Office of Elections, 107 N. East Lane. 


Military & Overseas Voters: 100 Day Election Notice

Check registration status and submit changes at www.vote.virginia.gov.

Upcoming Dates and Deadlines for the November 5, 2019 General and Special Election

Date Action
Friday, September 20, 2019 Absentee Voting begins
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Last day to register to vote in the November 5 election
Saturdays, October 26 and November 2, 2019 Office of Elections has Saturday hours for In-Person Absentee Voting, 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Last day to request an absentee ballot issued to you by mail
Saturday, November 2, 2019 Last day to vote absentee in-person
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 Office of Elections must receive voted absentee ballots by 7 pm

What's on the ballot? 

Sample Ballot for the City of Winchester General and Special Election, November 5, 2019

Mark the Vote Video

Elections and Voter Registrar's Office

The Elections and Voter Registrar's office is committed to providing qualified citizens living in the City of Winchester the opportunity to register to vote in a professional, courteous, and non-partisan manner. We are dedicated to helping each citizen exercise his or her right to vote in an efficient and equitable fashion in accordance with election laws and the Constitution of the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Office Hours

Days Hours
Monday-Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Saturday, 10/26 & 11/2 (Pre-Election during Absentee Voting) 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Voter Registrar

Elizabeth Martin
107-A N. East Lane 
Winchester, VA. 22601
(540) 545-7910
Fax (540) 545-7925

Electoral Board Members

  • Geoff Lukens, Chairman
  • Jody Elson, Secretary
  • Phillip Milstead

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