Working the Polls


Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in the ascertainment of votes cast at the precinct
  • Demonstrating voting equipment
  • Issuing ballots to voters
  • Overseeing election procedures to ensure a fair and impartial election
  • Providing voter assistance
  • Setting up and closing the polls


You must be able to:

  • Work on Election Day from 5 a.m. to approximately 9 p.m.
  • Remain at the polling place during this time. (except for an emergency)
    • Bring food, drinks, and other items to get through working election day.


If you have any questions, contact Missy Vera at 804-751-2247, the Registrar by email, or visit:
General Registrar’s Office
9848 Lori Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832