Win Sowder, Voter Registrar
Tina Reitzel, Assistant Registrar
Municipal Building, 401 Lafayette Street
P.O. Box 3538; Williamsburg, Virginia 23187-3538
(757) 220-6157 phone/fax
Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays (except holidays)

Electoral Board Members
Pamela Legere, Chair
Catherine Allport, Vice Chairman
Tom Mainor, Secretary

Mission Statement: The Office of the Electoral Board and General Registrar is committed to providing each citizen of the City of Williamsburg with the opportunity to exercise his or her right to vote in an efficient and equitable manner in accordance with the Constitutions of the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Code of Virginia. 


  • SAMPLE BALLOT for the November 6, 2018 general election.

  • ELECTION DAY NOTICE for the November 6, 2018 general election

  • Virginia Department of Elections Information - CHECK YOUR REGISTRATION, voter Information, absentee voting, and election results.

  • If you do not have an acceptable form of identification, contact the Williamsburg voter registration office at 401 Lafayette Street for a free ID.



2018 CONGRESSIONAL RACE (U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate)

September 21 - Absentee voting for November General Election begins

October 15 - Last day to register to vote for November General Election

October 27 (Saturday) - Voter Registrar's Office open for in-person absentee voting 

October 30 - Last day to request absentee ballot by mail for November General Election

November 3 (Saturday) - Voter Registrar's Office open for in-person absentee voting - this is the last day to vote an in-person absentee ballot for November General Election

November 6 - General Election Day
All 435 seats in the U. S. House of Representatives and 33 of the 100 seats in the U.S. Senate will be contested including the seat now occupied by Virginia Senator Tim Kaine. 


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