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. Click here to find election schedules.

Public Notices

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.

As a result of litigation, the Congressional Districts of Virginia have been redrawn. 

All of Hanover County is now in the First Congressional District for the U.S. House of Representatives. 


If you would like more information about your new U.S. Representative visit

May 3, 2016 Town of Ashland General Election

The Town of Ashland is governed by a mayor and Town Council who are elected by the citizens of the town. The Town Council selects amongst its members for mayor. All governing body members serve four year staggered terms. This year’s election will be for 3 seats on the Council and a Special Election to fill the vacated seat.  For more information you can visit the Town of Ashland’s website.

Currently seeking citizens to serve as Officers of Elections!

Officers of Elections are the cornerstone of our Nation.  You would be part of a very specialized group of citizen that conduct and oversee the process to ensure fair and impartial elections.  Voter integrity is our highest priority.  Serving as an Officer of Elections you will be thoroughly trained and prepared for each Election Day. If you choose, you will be compensated for training hours and the hours you serve on Election Day.  
If you are interested in making history, please click the link below “ Want to be an Officer of Elections?” under Get Involved!

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