In-person absentee voting for the City of Falls Church is located at the Office of Voter Registration and Elections, located on the 3rd Floor of the temporary City Hall offices at 400 N. Washington Street. In-person absentee voting days and hours are as follows:
Regular Hours (beginning Friday, September 21) Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (closed Monday, October 8)
Saturday Hours October 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. November 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Last Day to Vote In-Person Absentee Saturday, November 3
Absentee Voting By Mail
For the November 6, 2018 Election, the deadline to submit an application to have an absentee ballot mailed to you is Tuesday, October 30 at 5 p.m. Applications must be received at the Voter Registration Office by this time.
Ballots are mailed within two business days via first class mail within the United States and by email or a special pre-paid U.S. postage permit to overseas citizens. Most voters will be able to track the status of their ballot online.
Voted absentee ballots must be received at the Voter Registration Office by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day to be counted.
The voted ballot may be returned by mail or delivered in-person (an absentee ballot dropped off must be delivered personally by the voter).
Virginia's photo ID requirements do not apply to absentee voters who request an absentee ballot by mail.
Eligibility for Absentee Voting
Supporting Information Required
1A (or 1B)
Student (or spouse) attending college or university outside of the City of Falls Church
Name of college or university
Work-related business outside of the City of Falls Church on election day
Name of employer or business
Personal business or vacation outside of the City of Falls Church on election day
Place of travel
Working and commuting 11 of the 13 hours the polls are open
Name of employer or business and election day hours of working and communiting
First responder (e.g., law enforcement, fire fighter, etc.)
Disability or illness
Caretaker of a disabled/ill family member who is confined at home
Confined, awaiting trial
Name of institution
Confined, convicted of a misdemeanor
Name of institution
Precinct Election Officer
6A (or 6B)
Active Duty Merchant Marine or Armed Forces (or a spouse/dependent of someone on Active Duty)
Branch of Service
6C or 6D
Residing outside of the United States
Last date of residency at Virginia voting residence or name of business/employer
Authorized representative of political party or candidate (and serving inside the polling place)