2018 Town Election

Voter Information

Below is a list of commonly asked questions and corresponding answers about the upcoming election. If there are any further questions about the election, they can be addressed to the Hanover County Voter Registration & Elections Office. The Hanover County  Voter Registration & Elections Office can be reached by EMAIL or by phone at (804) 365-6080.

  • Q: When is the election? 
    • A: The election is on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.  
  • Q: Where do I cast my vote?  
    • A: The polling location for this election is Ashland Town Hall, which is located at  101 Thompson Street, Ashland, VA 23005.
  • Q: What time do the polls open and close?
    • A: Town Hall will open to voters at 6:00 AM. Polls will close at 7:00 PM. 
  • Q: I would like to vote but I am not registered. Where can I register to vote? 
  • Q: When is the registration deadline?
    • A: The last day to register or update your voter registration information is April 9, 2018
  • Q: I can not vote on election day. How do I vote absentee? 

Candidate Information 

Are you interested in running for Town Council but aren't sure where to start? The Virginia Department of Elections has you covered. Click on the following link to learn more about filing to run for a seat on the  Ashland Town Council: Becoming a Candidate.   

Below is a list of commonly asked questions and corresponding answers about filing to run for Town Council. If there are any further questions about filing to run for Town Council,  they can be addressed to the Hanover County Voter Registration & Elections Office. The Hanover County Voter Registration & Elections Office can be reached by EMAIL or by phone at (804) 365-6080.

  • Q: Where do I submit my candidate filing forms?
  • Q: Who is my general registrar?
  • Q: When is the deadline to submit my filing forms to the Hanover County General Registrar?
    • A: The filing deadline is March 6, 2018, at 7:00 PM. Please review section 5.3 in the Candidate Bulletin for additional details.