When can I apply for an absentee ballot?

As early as 10 months before an election. If applying by mail, your application must be received by the Thursday before the election. You can vote an in-person absentee ballot as soon as the ballots are ready and up until 5 pm on the Saturday before the election.

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1. Who may register to vote in Virginia?
2. When may I register?
3. Where do I register?
4. How much does it cost?
5. Do I need special information to register?
6. Do I have to register by party affiliation?
7. Where will I vote?
8. When do elections take place?
9. Do I have to state my political party preference?
10. Do I have to register for this election?
11. What should I do after I move to another Virginia city or county after I register?
12. What should I do if I changed my name or local address since the last election?
13. Can I transfer my registration from another state?
14. When are the polls open?
15. What is a Primary?
16. Can anyone vote in a primary election?
17. Can I vote from the curbside?
18. What if I move within the 29 days before an election, and the books have closed?
19. Who may vote absentee?
20. How do I apply for an absentee ballot?
21. When can I apply for an absentee ballot?