In-person Absentee Voting

Times And Locations For Early Voting

In-person Absentee Ballot Voting is now taking place across the 31st District in Arlington County, Fairfax County, and Loudoun County. In-person absentee voting runs through November 5th.


Arlington County

Arlington County Office of Voter Registration
2100 Clarendon Blvd., Suite 320
Arlington, VA 22201

Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm through October 26th.

Thursday Oct 27th, 8am-7pm
Friday Oct 28th, 8am-5pm
Saturday Oct. 29th, 8:30am-5pm
Monday-Wednesday Oct 31st- Nov 2nd, 8am-5pm
Thursday Nov. 3rd, 8am-7pm
Friday Nov. 4th, 8am-5pm
Saturday Nov. 5th, 8:30am-5pm


Fairfax County

Fairfax County Government Center
12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 323
Fairfax, VA 22035

September 23 through October 21, 2011, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 8:00am to 4:30pm.
Thursdays, 8:00am to 7:00pm.
Saturdays, October 8, 29 and November 5, 2011, 9:00 5:00 p.m.

**Starting October 24th Fairfax County will have a satellite location for early voting at the McLean Government Center**

McLean Government Center
1437 Balls Hill Road
McLean, VA 22101

Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 7:00pm. 
Saturdays, October 8, 29 and November 5, 2011, 9:00 5:00 p.m.

Loudoun County

Addresses of the two locations for Loudoun County voters to vote an absentee  in person are:

Loudoun County Voter Registration
750 Miller Drive, S.E., Suite C,
Leesburg VA 20175 

This absentee location will be open during normal business hours ( Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) and maintains Saturday hours as well. 

Cascades Senior Center
21060 Whitfield Place

Sterling VA 20165

This absentee location will be open on October 25th, 2011; from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and will maintain Saturday hours also.


You can vote absentee for the following reasons:

  • Active duty military, their spouses and dependents
  • Students and their spouses away at school
  • People absent on Election Day for business or vacation
  • People working and commuting to and from home for 11 or more hours, between 6 a.m. and 7 p.m.
  • Electoral board members, registrars, and election officers
  • People with a physical disability or illness, including pregnancy
  • People who are the primary caretaker of a confined family member
  • People who are temporarily confined
  • People with a religious obligation
  • People temporarily residing outside of the U.S.
  • First responders who may be absent while they are working on Election Day


*NOTE: The Office of Elections will be closed on Monday, October 10, 2011 (Columbus Day)