March 1 Presidential Primary
You may register to vote and apply for an absentee ballot online through the Virginia Department of Elections. website, https://vote.elections.virginia.gov.
On Tuesday, March 1 there will be Democratic and Republican Primary Elections for President of the United States.
- Absentee voting for the Presidential Primary began Friday, January 15, 2016.
- The voter registration deadline for this election is Monday, February 8, 2016. You may submit a new or updated voter registration application online through Virginia's Department of Elections website. If you would like to submit a paper registration application, you may use the form on our Voter Registration Information and Application page.
- Sample Ballots for the March 1 Primary are posted below.
- All persons qualified to vote may vote in either
Primary, however, they may not vote in both Primaries (Virginia Code 24.2-530).
Virginia Photo ID Requirements
Virginia voters must show photo identification prior to voting. For more information, including a list of acceptable IDs, please see Virginia's Department of Elections website.
Don't have photo ID? You may apply for a FREE photo ID at our office any time we are open, including Election Day. We are located at 132 North Royal Street, Suite 100. Our hours are Monday - Friday from 8am to 5pm. This ID is valid for voting purposes only. On Election Day we are open from 6am to 7pm.
When you get to our office (1) you will fill out a short application, (2) we will take your picture and get your signature, and (3) you will receive your permanent voter photo identification card in the mail within two weeks. If you need to update your name or address, you may do that at the same time you come in for your ID. If you come to our office within 30 days of an election, we will give you a temporary photo ID which you may use for the current election.
Voter Registration Information and Applications
Absentee Voting Information and Applications
Casting a Ballot in Alexandria: Precinct Maps, Polling Places, and Voting Equipment
Campaign Finance Reports & Statements of Economic Interest
Election Results and Recent Election History
Information for Candidates
Become an Alexandria Election Officer
Other Election Links
Alexandria Electoral Board and Registrar of Voters
Alexandria Electoral Board
Susan B. Kellom, Secretary
Donald E. Ledwig, Chairman
John F. "Jack" Powers, Vice Chair
Eric Spicer, Elections Administrator
Electoral Board Meetings are open to the public and are listed on the Election Calendar.
Registrar of Voters
For voter registration and absentee inquiries - Please include full name, current address, and date of birth.
132 North Royal Street, Suite 100
Alexandria, Virginia 22314