Nelson County, Virginia Elections

Election Calendar

Primary Election

Neither party is holding a primary election on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 in the 5th Congressional District.

General Election

The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Filing Deadline for Partisan CandidatesTuesday, June 8, 2022
7:00 p.m. deadline
Filing Deadline for Independent Candidates Tuesday, June 8, 2022
7:00 p.m. deadline
Absentee ballots for the general election begin mailing Friday, September 23, 2022
First day of in-person early voting at the Registrar’s OfficeFriday, September 23, 2022
Deadline to register to vote, or update and existing registration
 (Voters may register after this date, through Election Day, and vote using a provisional ballot).
Monday, October 17, 2022
Deadline to apply for a ballot to be mailed to youFriday, October 28, 2022
Voter registration offices open on Saturdays for early votingSaturday, October 29, 2022
Saturday, November 5, 2022
Last day of in-person early voting at the Registrar’s Office Saturday, November 5, 2022
5:00 p.m. deadline
November General ElectionTuesday, November 8, 2022
Polls open 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Voter registration re-opensWednesday, November 9, 2022
Canvas of General Election beginsWednesday, November 9, 2022
Election CertifiedMonday, November 14, 2022