2020 Election Information

Roanoke City’s next election will be the General Election on Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Voters have three options for voting in the November 3 General Election.

1. Voters can vote on Election Day, Tuesday, November 3 at the precinct in which they are registered.  Voters can check their voter registration information at https://vote.elections.virginia.gov/VoterInformation .

2. Voters can vote early in person at the office of Voter Registration and Elections, located at 317 Kimball Avenue NE, Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm beginning Friday September 18 as well as Saturdays October 24 and 31.  Early voting concludes at 5 pm on Saturday, October 31.

3. Any voter who desires to vote in the November 3, 2020 General Election is strongly encouraged to apply for a ballot to vote by mail.  Completed vote by mail ballot applications must be received by Friday, October 23  at 5 pm.  Voters can apply for a vote by mail ballot online at https://vote.elections.virginia.gov/VoterInformation

Ballots returned in person can only be accepted from the voter to whom the ballot was issued.

Voter questions can be directed to registrar@roanokeva.gov or to 540.853.2281.

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  1. November 3, 2020
  2. June 23, 2020
  3. March 3, 2020

Deadlines for November 3, 2020 Election

     
Friday, 
September 18, 2020   
In-person Early Voting at the Office of Voter Registration and Elections begins
and continues Monday through Friday.
§ 24.2-612

8 am - 5 pm
Tuesday, 
October 13, 2020
Deadline: Last day to register to vote in the November 3, 2020 General Election.
Online registration deadline is 11:59 pm.
§ 24.2-416, 24.2-419, & 24.2-420.1

5 pm
Friday, 
October 23, 2020
Deadline: Last day to apply via online, fax, or mail for a ballot to be 
mailed.
§ 24.2-701

5 pm
Saturdays, 
October 24 and 31, 2020
Office of Voter Registration and Elections open for in-person early voting.
Deadline: October 31 is the last day to vote early in person. Early voting will be conducted at the Office of Voter Registration and Elections. 
§ 24.2-703.2

8 am - 5 pm
Tuesday, 
November 3, 2020
Election Day voting hours.
Deadline to return ballots issued by mail is 7 pm. Ballots returned in person can only
be received from the person to whom the ballot was issued.
Proper ID is required for returning a ballot in person.  Mailed ballots must be post-marked no later than November 3, 2020 
§ 24.2-603

6 am - 7 pm
Wednesday, 
November 4, 2020
Provisional Ballot Meeting
Canvass
§ 24.2-653 & 24.2-671

3 pm
Friday, 
November 6, 2020
Deadline: Provisional No ID voter must provide a copy of acceptable ID via fax,
email, mail, or in person to Office of Voter Registration and Elections.
§ 24.2-643 & 24.2-653
Last day mailed ballots that have been post-marked on or before November 3, 2020 can be counted.

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