Eligibility

Voter Eligibility

You are eligible to register to vote if you:

  • Are 18 years of age by the next general election
  • Are a resident of Virginia
  • Are a United States Citizen
  • Have had voting rights restored if you have ever been convicted of a felony or been judged to be mentally incapacitated

Application

If you would like to register to vote in Virginia, you can submit a Virginia Voter Registration Application to the Loudoun County Voter Registration office. The application has a number of spaces for your information and there are several other general questions.

If this is the first time you are registering in Virginia, identification showing your identity and residence must be provided. Acceptable forms of identification are listed on this page.

Completed Applications

You can submit your application by mail, or in person, Please see the note for Virginia state requirements for voter registration by mail. Please note that you must sign and date this application. Mail your completed application to:

Loudoun County Voter Registration

750 Miller Drive SE
Suite C
Leesburg, VA 20175

Places in Loudoun County where Virginia Voter Registration Applications are available are:

  • Voter Registration offices
  • All Virginia DMV locations
  • Loudoun County Public Libraries
  • Loudoun County Commissioner of Revenue’s Office
  • Loudoun County Treasurer’s Office
  • Senior Centers and Community Centers in Loudoun County

Virginia Law When Registering by Mail

Please Note: Virginia law requires that those who register by mail, rather than in person, must vote in person the first time they vote. Exempt from this requirement are military service members and dependents, overseas citizens, full-time students voting absentee because they are outside the county, and disabled persons.

Under a federal law, if the registration application is submitted by mail, and you have never registered to vote in Virginia before, you must send with this application either:

  • A copy of your current and valid photo identification
  • A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows your name and address