Mike Sullivan
Tax Assessor-Collector

Voter ID Information

Photo ID is now required to vote in person. For more information, please visit the Voter Identification page.

Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar

Click here to request a VDVR training session for your organization

In order to encourage voter registration, Texas election law provides for County Voter Registrars to designate individuals to assist in the registration of eligible persons to vote. These individuals are appointed as Volunteer Deputy Registrars and operate under State rules and the supervision of the County Voter Registrar.

To be eligible to serve as a Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar, you MUST be:

In addition to the rules above, a Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar MUST NOT have been:

Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar appointments made during 2015-2016 expire at the end of 2016. By law, all volunteer registrar appointments expire on Dec. 31 of even-numbered years.

2016 Training Schedule

*Harris County Administration Building, Max Capacity: 75
**Harris County Jury Plaza, Max Capacity: 150

No reservation required; First-come, first-serve basis
Participants must arrive on-time and attend the training in its entirety

Print Schedule
Location Date Time     Notes
**Harris County Jury Plaza: 1201 Congress, Houston 7700203/08/2016 2:00 pm
**Harris County Jury Plaza: 1201 Congress, Houston 7700203/08/2016 6:30 pm
Harris County Republican Party; 2523 Chestnut Ridge Rd. Kingwood, TX. 7733903/09/2016 6:00 pm
Neighborhood Centers - Ripley House;4410 Navigation Houston, TX. 7701103/10/2016 6:00 pm
St. Peter Claver Catholic Church; 6005 N. Wayside Dr. Houston, TX. 7702803/11/2016 2:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 7700203/12/2016 10:00 am1st Floor Conference Room; Please Note: The St. Patrick's Day parade is scheduled to start at 12:00 pm, and some streets in downtown will be closed. Please plan accordingly.
University of Houston Downtown Campus; one Main Street Houston, TX. 7700203/15/2016 10:00 amRoom A607
Calvary United Methodist Church; 4819 Denmark St. Houston, TX. 7701603/18/2016 2:00 pmFamily Life Center Building
Trinity Gardens Church of Christ; 7725 Sandra St. Houston, TX. 7701603/19/2016 2:00 pmM.C. Daniels Educational Building
Satellite Office for the Harris County Republican Party; 433 Bay Area Blvd. Webster, TX. 7759803/21/2016 6:00 pm
Houston Area Urban League; 1301 Texas Street Houston, TX. 7700203/29/2016 6:00 pmRescheduled from 3/30/2016
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 7700204/02/2016 10:00 am1st Floor Conference Room
**Harris County Jury Plaza: 1201 Congress, Houston 7700204/12/2016 2:00 pm
**Harris County Jury Plaza: 1201 Congress, Houston 7700204/12/2016 6:30 pm
Neighborhood Centers/Baker-Ripley; 6500 Rookin Houston TX. 7707404/14/2016 6:00 pm
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Application
713-274-VDVR (8387)

A volunteer deputy voter registrar may not receive another person's registration application until they have received their certificate of appointment and completed the mandatory training.