ABSENTEE VOTING

Absentee Voting for 2018

THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR A MAIL-IN ABSENTEE BALLOT HAS PASSED. PLEASE VOTE IN-PERSON ABSENTEE OR AT YOUR POLLING PLACE ON ELECTION DAY.

If you’re eligible to vote absentee, you may mail in an Absentee Ballot Application or you may vote early in-person absentee at satellite locations around Fairfax County.

Click here to apply online for a mail-in absentee ballot(Enter your information and click “I want to apply for absentee voting”)
Click here to download and print the Mail-In Absentee Ballot Application
Spanish Absentee Ballot Application (Formulario de Solicitud de Voto Ausente de Virginia)

Korean Absentee Ballot Application
Vietnamese Absentee Ballot Application

To vote by mail, complete and sign the Application and send it to the Office of Elections.  You can:


Click for a helpful video on how to apply for and complete a mail-in absentee ballot

After you submit the Application, the ballot will be mailed to you at the address you provide.  The completed ballot must be returned to the Office of Elections by 7pm on Election Night.

For more information about absentee voting, visit the Fairfax County Office of Elections website.

If you need assistance, call (703) 222-0776.

Some reasons you can vote absentee
Use the reason codes on the Absentee Ballot Application.

  • Will you be outside of Fairfax County (such as a nearby county or out of state)  for work, business or personal reasons on the next election day? Use Code 1C or 1D
  • Are you or your spouse going to school or college outside of Fairfax? Use Code 1A or1B
  • Will you be working and commuting for 11 hours or more between 6am and 7pm on the next election day (even if you never leave Fairfax County)? Use Code 1E
  • Do you have a disability or illness, are you pregnant, or are you taking care of a disabled or ill family member at home? Use Code 2A, 2B, or 2C
  • Are you a first responder? Use Code 1F
  • Will you or your spouse be on active military duty outside of Fairfax on the next election day? Use Code 6A or Code 6B
  • Will you be temporarily residing outside of the US on the next election day? Use Code 6C or 6D

In-Person Absentee Dates, Times and Locations

This information is for Fairfax County voters. For other jurisdictions, scroll down.

VOTING AT THE OFFICE OF ELECTIONS:
12000 Government Center Pkwy, Fairfax
Conference Rooms 2/3 (map)
Curbside voting is available. Park in the designated spots and call the phone number provided on the sign.

Oct. 15-Nov. 3, Mon-Fri 8am-7pm

Saturdays: Oct. 6 thru Nov. 3, 9am-5pm

SATELLITE LOCATION VOTING:

October 13-November 3
Monday-Friday 3:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturdays 9:00am -5:00pm

SATELLITE LOCATIONS:
Curbside voting is available
. Park in the designated spots and call the phone number provided on the sign.

  • Providence Community Center
    3001 Vaden Dr, Fairfax – near Vienna Metro (map)
  • Franconia Governmental Center
    6121 Franconia Rd, Alexandria (map)
  • McLean Governmental Center
    1437 Balls Hill Rd, McLean (map)
  • North County Governmental Center
    1801 Cameron Glen Dr, Reston (map)
  • West Springfield Governmental Center
    6140 Rolling Rd, Springfield (map)
  • Mason Governmental Center
    6507 Columbia Pike, Annandale (map)
  • Mount Vernon Governmental Center
    2511 Parkers Ln, Alexandria (map)
  • Sully Governmental Center
    4900 Stonecroft Blvd, Chantilly (map)
  • Lorton Library
    9520 Richmond Hwy, Lorton (map)

Other Jurisdictions

LOUDOUN COUNTY (www.loudoun.gov/vote 703-777-0380) Early voting in person starts on September 21 – November 2 regular business hours, Saturdays October 27 and November 3: 9am-5pm. Office closed October 8, Columbus Day. Check back at this website for extended hours and further details;

Voter Registration Office
750 Miller Drive, S.E., Suite C,
Leesburg, VA 20175

Cascades Senior Center (directions)
21060 Whitfield Place
Sterling, VA 20165

Dulles South Multipurpose Center (directions)
24950 Riding Center Drive
South Riding, VA 20152

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY (Prince William County www.pwcvotes.com, 703-792-6470) Early voting in person starts on September 21 – November 2, regular business hours, Saturdays October 27 and November 3: 9am-5pm. Office closed October 8, Columbus Day. Check back at this website for extended hours and further details;

  • Prince William County Office of Elections, 9250 Lee Ave Ste. 1
  • Woodbridge Department of Motor Vehicles, 2731 Caton Hill Road
  • Prince William County Government – Haymarket Gainesville Community Library, Quiet Room, 14870 Lightner Road

OTHER NEARBY NORTHERN VIRGINIA COUNTIES & CITIES 

Check directly with your city/county (below) in early September for Early Voting Times and Locations.

FAIRFAX CITY (www.fairfaxva.gov, 703-385-7890) Sisson House (next to City Hall) 10455 Armstrong St .

ALEXANDRIA CITY (www.alexandriava.gov, 703-746-4050) Govt Center 132 N Royal St.

ARLINGTON COUNTY (www.vote.arlingtonva.us, 703-228-3456) Courthouse Plaza 2100 Clarendon Blvd.

FALLS CHURCH CITY (www.fallschurchva.gov, 703-248-5085) City Hall 300 Park Ave.

WINCHESTER (winchesterva.gov/vote, (540) 545-7910) 107-A N. East Lane Winchester, VA. 22601

CLARKE COUNTY (clarkecounty.gov) 101 Chalmers Court, Berryville

Early voting begins Sept 22, weekdays regular business hours Saturdays Oct 27 and Nov 3 8:30am-4:30pm