RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Tuesday is the deadline to apply online and request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you in order for your vote to count in this year's election.
Your request must be received by the registrar by 5 p.m.
There are many reasons a person can vote absentee.
Some examples are being a student outside of Virginia, being pregnant, or have a disability or illness.
You can also vote absentee in person at the Registrar's Office through Nov. 5. Offices will also be open on Saturday.
Absentee ballots must be turned in by 7 p.m. on Election Day.
Click here to apply for an absentee ballot and for more information.
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