Public Notices

November 3, 2020 General Election

Military & Overseas please follow the link for important information about casting your ballot.

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Absentee Voting

All registered voters of the Commonwealth of Virginia may now cast an absentee ballot without needing a reason.  These voters must request an absentee ballot from their County/City General Registrar/Director of Elections office.

085 ABVoting By Mail

Applications can be completed at or request an application by calling our office. To complete the process online, the voter must provide their DMV ID (driver’s license) AND social security number. If the voter chooses to download and use a paper form, it must be signed and mailed to:
Hanover County Department of Elections P.O. Box 419 Hanover, VA 23069
or emailed to

Hanover County Ballot Drop Box

Ballot Drop Box

The ballot drop box is located on the North East side of the Wickham building.   This drop box will be available 24 hours a day and under surveillance during active voting starting on Friday, September 18 - Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 7 PM. 

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Tracking Your Ballot

<< Click here to track you absentee ballot as it goes through the mail!

Early VotingEarly Voting

Starts Friday, September 18th - Saturday, October 31st 

Office hours: Monday - Friday from 8:30AM - 5PM and the last two Saturdays before the election from 9AM - 5PM.

Voters will be able to visit the Wickham building 7497 County Complex road at the Hanover County Government Complex to cast their ballot in person for:

  • President and Vice President
  • Member United States Senate
  • Member House of Representatives - 1st Congressional District
  • Two Constitutional Amendments

Curbside Voting:  Is always available during office hours.  Dedicated parking spaces are posted near the ballot drop box.

Voting At The Polls

All polling locations will be open on Election Day from 6 AM - 7 PM.

Officers of Elections Wanted!  

Not Anymore!! You have answered the call!

We will open the job link back up in February 2021.

Important Dates

Election and voting related dates and deadlines are posted on the county calendar as important dates. You can find all the information you need there. If you cannot find what you are looking for please call 804-365-6080.

Election Schedules

Elections are held every November. Find election schedules on the Virginia Department of Elections website.

Time-sensitive election and voting related information is posted on the county’s news/public notice section of the website. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please call 804-365-6080.

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