Responsibilities & Services of the Registrar

Responsibilities & Services


The General Registrar, an appointed constitutional officer, ensures that the opportunity to register and vote is available to all eligible residents. The General Registrar conducts registration and elections as required by the Virginia Constitution, Code of Virginia, and directives of The Virginia Department of Elections (formerly SBE) and the Stafford County Electoral Board.

Besides managing efficient elections while protecting the integrity of the democratic process and promoting public awareness of the electoral system, the General Registrar also compiles and maintains accurate voter records and election results.