The Harris County Tax Office is closed per Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo’s Stay at Home Work Safe order.
Click here to view the county judge’s order. Please view this helpful list of FAQs for Property Tax Services, Automobile Services and Voter Registration Services to help you complete your necessary transactions while the Tax Office is closed.

Ann Harris Bennett
Tax Assessor-Collector & Voter Registrar
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar

Please view our 2020 Training Schedule below.
Participants must arrive on time and attend the training in its entirety. Trainings are approximately one hour.

Click here to go to VDVR Portal

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 received during
2019-2020 will expire at the end of term. By law, all volunteer registrar appointments expire on Dec. 31st of every even-numbered year.

2020 Training Schedule

*Harris County Administration Building 1st Floor, Max Capacity: 75
**Harris County Administration Building 2nd Floor, Max Capacity: 25

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
*Harris County Administration Building (2nd Floor Conference Room); 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 04/14/2020 2:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building (1st Floor Conference Room); 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 04/14/2020 6:30 pm
BakerRipley Cleveland Campus (Room 116); 720 Fairmont Parkway Pasadena, TX 77504 04/15/2020 6:00 pm
Harris County Democratic Headquarters; 4619 Lyons Ave. Houston, TX 77020 04/15/2020 6:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building; 1001 Preston Street Houston,TX 77002 04/18/2020 10:00 am 1st Floor Conference Room
Congregation Emanu El (Boardroom); 1500 Sunset Blvd. Houston, TX 77005 04/23/2020 6:00 pm
First Unitarian Church; 5200 Fannin Houston, TX 77004 04/25/2020 11:00 am
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Application
713-274-VDVR (8387)