Frequently Asked Questions

Are you going to be absent on election day?
Absentee ballot applications are available at our office 365 days a year. Absentee voting begins 45 days prior to an election.  In addition to regular business hours, the office is open two Saturdays prior to the November election and on the Saturday preceding all other elections.

Who can register to vote in Virginia?
Any United States citizen who resides in Virginia and who will be at least 18 years old by the next general election. If you have been convicted of a felony, you must have had your rights restored by the Governor of Virginia before you register to vote. If you have been declared mentally incapacitated by a Circuit Court, you must have had your rights restored by the courts before you register to vote.

How do I register?
An application may be obtained from the Voter Registration Office or online at  Completed applications can be mailed to or dropped off at the Voter Registration Office or register online at

How can I find out if I'm registered?
Click on the "Update/Check Registration" tab online at  Fill in the required information. Or call our office at 434-985-5213 and ask us to verify that your information is accurate.

When may I register?
One may register throughout the year except for 21 days preceding a general or primary election, or 13 days preceding a special election.

How frequently do I have to register to vote?
You need only to register to vote once if you remain in Greene County at the same address. If your residence changes outside of Greene County or out of the Commonwealth of Virginia, you must register again in your new county or state. If you have not voted in two (2) Federal elections, your name may be purged from the system and you will have to re-register in order to vote.

What if my name changes or I change my address within Greene County?
The quickest way to make changes is by going to  Follow the prompts in the "Update/Check  Registration" link. 

When are the polls open?
The polls open at 6:00 a.m. and close at 7:00 p.m. If you are in the line when the polls close, you will be allowed to vote.

Where will I vote in Greene County?
Upon registering, the Registrar will send you a voter registration letter with the name of the precinct and the location of your polling place. You must always vote in the precinct where you live. If you are unsure of where to vote, call the Registrar’s Office or see below.

Greene County is made up of 4 districts. (Monroe, Ruckersville, Stanardsville, Midway)

           Monroe District – comprised of both Dyke and Swift Run Precincts

  • Dyke Precinct - Dyke Fire Station 9144 Dyke Rd.
  • Swift Run Precinct - Greene Technical Education Center - 10415 Spotswood Trail
  • Ruckersville Precinct - Ruckersville Fire Station - 50 Sassafras Ln.
  • Stanardsville Precinct - PVCC Eugene Giuseppe Center, 122 Main Street
  • Midway Precinct - Ruckersville Elementary School - 105 Progress Place

Contact the Voter Registration Department


Mailing Address

P.O. Box 341
Stanardsville, VA 22973


By Email

Jennifer Lewis-Fowler
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By Phone

Fax: 434-985-2369

County of Greene

Greene County VirginiaGreene County is a county in central Virginia in the eastern United States. Greene County was established in 1838. Its county seat is Stanardsville.

Learn more about Greene County.


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  Fax: 434-985-3705

  40 Celt Road, Stanardsville, VA 22973

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