Bristol Virginia Elections and Voter Registration


The Bristol Virginia Office of Elections and Voter Registration is committed to informing, educating, and encouraging citizens to register and to vote in local, state, and national elections.

NOTICE:  The office will be closed for staff training on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 and Thursday, July 30, 2020.  

Updated Election Information for November 3, 2020 Coming Soon 


Register to Vote
Apply for a mail absentee ballot

You may also contact the office at 276-645-7318 or my email at to
request an application be mailed to you.

          Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we encourage all Bristol Voters to Stay Safe and Vote
Absentee Ballot.  


Be Ready to Vote! Register online if you currently have a Virginia driver's license or
           Virginia identification card, otherwise, you will have the option to print out your completed
           voter registration application.  Mail the application to your local registrar or to the Virginia
           Department of Elections.

         View your registration status and make updates to your voter record if your information
            has changed
.  Contact the office of Bristol Virginia Elections and Voter Registration if
            you have questions about your eligibility.

          All applications must be signed and dated.  Review your application carefully before
          submitting to this office.  

         Follow us on Facebook at Bristol VA Elections and Voter Registration or 
         Twitter @BristolVAVotes for up to the minute changes as they happen.

Restoration of Voting Rights Information





ID Requirement for Commonwealth of Virginia Elections

An accepted form of identification is required when voting in person.

Accepted forms include: Virginia Driver's license
                                           Virginia DMV-issued ID
                                           Federal government-issued ID
                                           Virginia government-issued  ID 
                                           Student ID from any college
                                           United States Passport
                                           Employee photo ID
                                           Recent utility bill or bank statement with name and address
Only one form of ID is required. If you do not have an ID you will be asked to sign a statement
affirming your identity prior to voting.
For more information on registering to vote,elections, or becoming a candidate visit the Virginia Department of Elections.

Election Forms
Virginia Absentee Ballot Application
Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) For military and overseas voters
View, Register or Update your Voter Registration You may do this online if you have
a DMV issued driver's license or DMV identification card
Voter Registration Application Printable version