Essex County Virginia

Upcoming Elections

Polls are open Election Day:  6am through 7pm

Upcoming Election: November 3, 2020 General & Special Elections

President/Vice President
U.S. Senate
U.S. House of Representatives 1st District
Constitutional Amendments

What is on my Ballot?

Sample Ballot - November 3, 2020 General Election

Sample ballots in whole or in part, other than official sample ballots, shall not be printed on white paper. For additional legal requirements please refer to Virginia Election Code.

Important Election Dates for November 3, 2020 General & Special Election

September 18, 2020

Absentee Voting Begins

October 13, 2020

Final Day to register or update registration

October 23, 2020

Final Day to request Absentee Ballot by mail

October 24 & October 31, 2020

Saturday Absentee Voting (9 am – 5 pm)

November 3, 2020

Election Day

November 4, 2020

Provisional Ballot meeting & Canvass of Election – 9 am at the office of the General Registrar, 205 S. Cross ST, Suite B, Tappahannock, VA


The complete candidate and referendums list will appear on the Virginia Department of Elections website

Essex County's current representatives for federal, state and local offices:
Who is My Rep?