Important Dates

* The Powhatan County Electoral Board met on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:30 AM in the Office of Elections to conduct the annual performance evaluation for the Director of Elections. 

​*The Powhatan County Electoral Board met on Thursday, September 1st at 9:30 AM in the Office of Elections to discuss Election Day matters.

​*The Powhatan County Electoral Board met on Wednesday, September 14th at 9:30 AM in the Office of Elections to further discuss Election Day matters.

* The Logic & Accuracy Testing for the voting equipment in preparation for the November General Election will take place on Tuesday, September 20th.  Please contact the Director of Elections, Karen Alexander, for the time and location.

* Absentee voting (in-person & by mail) for the November General Election begins on Friday, September 23, 2016 from 9:00 AM - 5:00, Monday - Friday (except on County Holidays)

* The deadline to register to vote for the November General Election is Monday, October 17, 2016.

* The deadline to request to have an absentee ballot for the November General Election sent to you by mail is on Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

* The Powhatan County Office of Elections will be open on Saturday, October 29th and again on Saturday, November 5th for in-person absentee voting (from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM).

* The mandatory, pre-election Officer of Election Training for the November 8th Presidential Election will take place on Thursday, November 3rd at 1:30 PM & 7:00 PM in the Village Building Auditorium.

* The November General Presidential Election will take place on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

* The Canvas of Votes for the November 8th Presidential Election will take place on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 9:00 AM in the Village Building Conference Room.