Voter Registration and Elections

 



Important Voter Information for the June 21, 2022, Republican Primary.

 

Northampton Voters, early in-person voting for the June 21, 2022, Republican Primary begins May 6th and runs until June 18th. During that time the Voter Registration Office will be open for voting from 9 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. We will also be open the last two Saturdays before the election, June 11th and 18th, from 9-5.

You may request a ballot by mail from now until June 10th at 5 pm.
On Election Day, polls will be open from 6am to 7 pm.

This is a Republican Primary for the 02 Congressional District. The winner will face other congressional candidates in the November 8th General Election. Because Virginia does not register by party, any eligible Virginia voter can vote in this election.
View the June 21, 2022 Republican Primary Sample Ballot.

Important Dates:
May 6th: Absentee voting begins. All ballots requested before May 6th will be mailed.

May 31: Last day to register for this election or change voter information.

June 10th: Last day to request a ballot to be sent by mail.

June 11th and 18th: Saturday voting in the Voter Registration Office, 9 am -5 pm.

June 21: Election Day, Polls are open from 6 am to 7 pm.




Election Information

 

The Electoral Board and General Registrar are responsible for virtually all aspects of voter registration and election administration in Northampton County. They are committed to providing each citizen of Northampton County 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, the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Code of Virginia.

The Northampton County Electoral Board is a bipartisan board responsible for ensuring uniformity, fairness, accuracy and purity in all elections held in Northampton County. This board promotes the proper administration of election laws, and campaign finance disclosure compliance. The Board is comprised of three members. The three members are appointed on a staggered term basis for a three-year term. The Circuit Court Judges receive nominations for appointment from the political parties. Two electoral board members shall be of the political party which cast the highest number of votes for Governor in the last election.

The Code of Virginia mandates that the Electoral Board meet in February and March and to hold a Canvas of Votes after each election. The Board calls for other meetings as the need arises. In addition, Board Members must be available to oversee operations at each polling place throughout the day on Election Day.

The General Registrar is appointed for a four-year term and is charged with the responsibility of implementing procedures used to properly register voters, maintaining voter registration records, maintaining the registrar's office and ensuring uniformity, fairness and legality of the registration process in Northampton County. In addition, the registrar carries out duties delegated by the Electoral Board.

The Code of Virginia allows for Special Elections to be conducted under certain circumstances. In addition, each Political Party has the option of holding a Primary every June. A General Election is held every year in November. Town Elections have been moved to November as well, and will take place in the even numbered years.

The Electoral Board and General Registrar will gladly to speak to organizations and groups. Please call the office to make a request.


JoAnn Clark, Chair
Mirchelle Enright, Vice chair
Dennis O'Hara, Secretary

Terrence P. Flynn, General Registrar
Liz Smith, Assistant Registrar



Election Information: This page contains information on Election Dates, offices to be elected, polling place locations and hours of operation.

Voter Registration: This page contains information regarding qualifications to register, locations to obtain Voter Registration Applications and how to make changes to your registration information.

Candidates: This page contains information on candidates who have qualified to be placed on the ballot. This information is also updated daily at the State Board of Elections web site.

Elected Officials: This page contains a list of elected officials, Federal, State and Local (County and Town) their term of office and contact information.


Department Staff Information

Terrence P. Flynn
General Registrar

Liz Smith
Assistant Registrar

Voter Registration
16404 Courthouse Rd
PO Box 510
Eastville VA 23347

Phone: 757-678-0480
Fax: 757-678-0453

[email protected]