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New Voter ID Requirements

New Voter ID Requirements – Effective July 1, 2014
~ To vote in the November election, voters must present identification that contains a photograph ~
RICHMOND VA – The new law, effective July 1, 2014, requires voters to present acceptable photo identification to vote in-person for the November election.
Acceptable forms of identification include the following:
Valid Virginia Driver’s License
Government-issued photo identification card
DMV-issued photo identification card
Valid Employee photo identification card
Valid college or university student photo identification card
Valid United States Passport
New Virginia Voter Photo Identification Card
If you do not have an acceptable form of photo identification, please contact your local voter registration office for a free Virginia Voter Photo Identification Card.
If you do not possess your photo identification when voting, you may still vote a provisional ballot.
CONTACT: For more information please contact your local voter registrar’s office, visit elections.virginia.gov or call the Department of Elections at 800-552-9745.