Voting on Election Day

All polling locations will be open Tuesday, November 2, 2021 from 6am to 7pm.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, we don’t know if there will be long lines on Election Day this year, so come prepared to wait in lines that may be longer due to social distancing.

Curbside voting is available for those 65 and older or with a physical disability.

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Did you receive a mailed ballot but want to return it in-person? You can drop your completed ballot at any of these locations, during hours of operation. Drop boxes will be available inside each location and will be attended by an Election Officer at all times.

Confirm Your Polling Location

Several polling locations have changed since the last election. Use this tool to confirm your polling location. All locations are open from 6am to 7pm.

Enter your home address in Fairfax County (ex. 777 Lynn Street, Herndon).

ID Requirements

Photo ID is not the only acceptable form of identification. Acceptable forms of identification include a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or any other government document containing your name and address.

Some of the most common forms of identification that are accepted at all locations during early voting and on Election Day are:

*Cannot be expired longer than 12 months

Examples of non-accepted forms of identification include:

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Recommended Personal Protective Equipment

Election Officers and poll observers are required to wear PPE, including a face covering and gloves. Voters are highly encouraged to follow these guidelines.

Protect yourself and fellow voters by wearing generally accepted forms of PPE, including:

  • Face mask that fits securely over your nose and mouth.
  • Disposable gloves, followed by hand washing.

Please follow other social distancing guidelines (minimum 6 foot distance from others) as suggested by the CDC.

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Problems or Concerns?

Stay at the polling location and call the Voter Protection Hotline

(844) 4VA-VOTE

(844) 482-8683

Or ask a poll observer for assistance.