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2022 Elections

November 8, 2022 General and Special Election

What is on the ballot?
  •  Offices of U.S. House of Representative (1 seat) 
  • City Council (3 seats) 
  • School Board (3 seats) 
  • Special Election for School Board (1 seat): to complete the remainder of an unexpired term through December 31, 2024.
  • School Board Special Election 11-8-22

In-Person Absentee Voting

Location: Bristol Virginia City Hall, 300 Lee Street, Bristol, Virginia 24201

Dates: September 23, 2022 to November 5, 2022 (excluding city/state observed holidays) 

Times: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and also the two Saturdays preceding the election

Identification - 

Virginia law requires all voters to provide an 
acceptable form of ID when voting in person. Voters arriving at the polls without an acceptable form of ID will be required to sign an ID Confirmation Statement.

September 23: 

Start of early voting

October 10:   

Closed for city/state observed holiday

October 17:   

Deadline to register and/or change voter registration information before the November election

October 28:   

Deadline to submit an application to receive a ballot by mail

October 29:   

Open Saturday for early voting

November 5: 

Last day to vote early in person  

November 8:

 Election Day! Polls are open from 6:00 am until 7:00 pm.

November 8: 

Deadline to postmark or hand-deliver a mailed ballot to City Hall or a precinct drop-box by 7:00 pm.

November 9

Canvass of votes begins at 10:00 am at City Hall

Sample Ballot for website
Public Notice for November 22 Early Voting

Bristol Virginia Office of Elections and Voter Registration

City Hall, 300 Lee Street, Bristol, VA 24201 • Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Visit us inside City Hall or at our drive-thru (located on the Scott Street side of the building)
Phone: 276-645-7318 • Fax: 276-645-7331 • Email: • Facebook