VIRGINIA (WVEC) -- The voter registration deadline for the gubernatorial election is fast approaching.
Eligible Virginians will be able to register until October 16.
New or updated registrations may be submitted in-person by 5 p.m., online by 11:59 p.m., or in person.
To be eligible to vote, you must:
- Be a U.S. Citizen
- Be a resident of Virginia
- Be at least 18-years-old by November 7.
- Have voting rights restored if convicted of a felony
- Have had the capacity restored by a court order if declared mentally incapacitated
Voters can register online at vote.virginia.gov.
For more information, visit the Virginia voter website, or call the Department of Elections toll-free at (800) 552-9745.