Essex County Virginia

Upcoming Elections

Polls are open Election Day:  6am through 7pm

Upcoming Election: Primary Elections (If Called by political Party)

Lt. Governor
Attorney General
House of Delegates 98th District

What is on my Ballot?

Sample Ballot - Sample ballots will be available 45 days prior to election date

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 June 8, 2021 Primary Elections (IF Called by political party)

April 23, 2021

Absentee Voting Begins

May 17, 2021

Final Day to register or update registration

May 28, 2021

Final Day to request Absentee Ballot by mail

May 29 & June 5, 2021

Saturday Absentee Voting

June 8, 2021

Election Day

June 9, 2021

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?