Ann Harris Bennett
Tax Assessor-Collector & Voter Registrar

Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar

Please view our 2017 Training Schedule below.
Participants must arrive on time and attend the training in its entirety. Trainings are approximately one hour.

Click here to request a VDVR training for your organization/group

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:

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.

Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar appointments made during 2017-2018 expire at the end of 2018. By law, all volunteer registrar appointments expire on Dec. 31 of even-numbered years.


2017 Training Schedule

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

RSVP no later than 48 hours in advance to receive your certificate of appointment on the same day of the VDVR training. If no RSVP is submitted, you can still attend and receive your certificate of appointment by mail within 10 business days after completion.

All participants must arrive on-time and attend the training in its entirety on a first-come, first serve-basis. Trainings are approximately one hour.

Print Schedule
Location Date Time     Notes Reservation
University of Houston Clear Lake; 2700 Bay Area Blvd. Houston, TX 77058 12/16/2017 1:00 pm Student Services Classroom Building - Lecture Hall Room 1100
Barrett Station/Riley Community Center; 808 1/2 Magnolia Ave. Crosby, TX 77532 01/04/2018 6:00 pm Main Room
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 01/09/2018 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Conference Room
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 01/09/2018 6:30 pm 1st Floor Conference Room
Houston Area Urban League; 1301 Texas Avenue Houston, TX 77002 01/10/2018 6:00 pm
One Delta Plaza; 3333 Old Spanish Trail Houston, TX. 77004 01/16/2018 6:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 01/20/2018 10:00 am 1st Floor Conference Room
Frost Bank Community Room; 5925 Kirby Drive Houston, TX 77005 01/22/2018 10:00 am
5th Ward Church of Christ Family Life Center; 4321 Stonewall Houston, TX 77020 01/27/2018 11:00 am
Houston Business Development Inc.; 5330 Griggs Road Houston, TX 77021 02/10/2018 10:00 am
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 02/13/2018 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Conference Room
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 02/13/2018 6:30 pm 1st Floor Conference Room
South Gessner Police Station; 8605 Westplace Drive Houston, TX 77071 02/19/2018 6:00 pm
Forms
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Application
Contact
713-274-VDVR (8387)
voters@hctx.net