Voter Registration and
101-B Mounts Bay Rd.
Williamsburg, VA 23185
P.O. Box 3567
Hours of Operation
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
VOTE! James City County
Voter Registration Drives
Thursday, May 1: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Patriots Colony, 6200 Patriots Colony Dr. (Assisted Living Building)
Thursday, May 1: 2-4 p.m., Patriot's Colony, 6500 Patriots Colony Dr. (Main Building)
Friday, May 2: 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Williamsburg Landing (Main Building), 5700 Williamsburg Landing Dr.
Friday, May 2: 1-3 p.m., Williamsburg Landing (Woodhaven), 5500 Williamsburg Landing Dr.
Monday, May 5: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Chambrel, 3800 Treyburn Dr. (Main Building)
The deadline to register to vote, or change voter registration information, for this election is 5 p.m. on Tue., May 19, 2014.
The Voter Registration application must be:
- In the Voter Registration and Elections Officer by the deadline, OR
- Postmarked by the deadline date
The deadline to submit a request to have an Absentee Ballot MAILED for this election is 5 p.m. Tue., June 3, 2014.
The application must be:
- In the Voter Registration and Elections Office by the deadline
- No exceptions
BALLOTS being returned by MAIL must be delivered to the Voter Registration and Elections Office by 7 p.m. on Election Day
- By USPS or other official courier (FedEx; UPS; Diehl), OR
- By the VOTER (third party delivery will not be accepted)
In Person absentee voting for this election will begin on Friday, April 25 and will be available Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sat., June 7, 2014 9 a.m.-5 p.m..
If you have any questions regarding your voter registration status, eligibility to vote in this election or any other related questions. all 757-253-6868 or use one of the links provided.
The Voter Registrar represents James City County and the Commonwealth of Virginia in matters pertaining to Voter Registration and Elections and represents the community by:
- Working to ensure the integrity of the election process by maintaining an accurate voter registration list.
- Conducting elections under the guidance of the Electoral Board in accordance with Federal and State laws in an efficient and equitable manner to ensure fairness, accuracy and purity in all elections, including:
- Recruiting and training over 400 Officers of Election;
- Preparing 19 polling locations located throughout the County;
- Establish a Central Absentee Voting Precinct for the 45 days preceding each General Election;
- Developing and delivering election materials;
- Testing and distributing election equipment;
- Providing information, materials, and assistance to candidates.
Another important mandate of the office is to “. . educate the general public concerning registration and encourage registration by the general public.” (Section 24.2-114 of the Code of Virginia). Toward that end the Voter Registrar schedules speaking engagements, voting equipment demonstrations, and group training for Voter Registration Drives. The Voter Registrar also provides voter registration information and materials, maintains web pages, distributes literature and develops programs specifically aimed at informing the public.
"It is imperative that we ensure that every person that is eligible to register to vote is given the opportunity to register to vote, that every registered voter is given the opportunity to vote, and that every vote is counted."
Alan J. “AJ” Cole, Sr.