How to Vote

  • To find information on the representatives from the Historic Triangle area, as well as how to register to vote, check out Facts for Voters, 2019. Click here for a pdf.
  • To go to the elections web site of the League of Women Voters Education Fund, see the “Election Information You Need” at Or click on the Vote411 icon below. This web site includes information on elections, candidates, election laws, voting equipment, etc. – and covers all 50 states.

Photo ID requirements in Virginia

Check Virginia’s Photo ID requirements for in-person voting in this state. These requirements do NOT apply to those voters who vote absentee. (However, first-time voters who registered by mail may vote absentee only if they show particular reasons for voting absentee. See the “First-time Voters” instructions on page 4 of the Absentee Ballot Application Form.) Regulations were effective November 1, 2014.

Voter Registration Where You Live

You can also contact these local voter registrars directly in order to register to vote or if you have questions about voting, including your precinct and polling place.

  • In the City of Williamsburg, contact Win Sowder, at 757-220-6157.
  • In James City County, Dianna S. Moorman, at 757-253-6868.
  • In York County, Walter Latham, Jr., at 757-890-3440.

Voter Protection Information

The LWVVA is a member of the Election Protection Coalition, which assists voters whose rights have been violated.

Email the Voter Services Chair