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

Please view our 2018 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

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


2018 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
Texas Gulf Coast Area Labor Federation AFL-CIO; 2506 Sutherland St. Houston, TX 77023 06/26/2018 6:00 pm
Harris County Republican Party Headquarters; 2501A Central Parkway Suite A11 Houston, TX 77092 06/27/2018 6:00 pm
Kingwood GOP Satellite Office; 2523 Chestnut Ridge Road Kingwood, TX 77339 06/30/2018 10:30 am
NAACP Houston Branch; 2002 Wheeler Ave. Houston, TX 77004 07/02/2018 6:00 pm
Progress Turn Out Project Office (suite 150): 16111 Cairnway Drive Houston, TX 77084 07/09/2018 12:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building 2nd Floor Conference Room; 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 07/10/2018 2:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building 1st Floor Conference Room; 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 07/10/2018 6:30 pm
Harris County Democratic Party Headquarters; 1445 North Loop West (Suite 110) Houston, TX 77008 07/11/2018 6:00 pm
Harris County Republican Party Southeast Office; 433 Bay Area Blvd. Houston, TX 77062 07/13/2018 2:00 pm
The Harris Center (1st Floor Conference Room) 9401 Southwest Fwy. Houston, TX 77074 07/14/2018 12:30 pm
Freed-Montrose Library (1st Floor Conference Room); 4100 Montrose Blvd. Houston, TX 77006 07/16/2018 11:00 am Additional parking in the St. Thomas University parking garage next door. Fees apply
Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library; 16616 Diana Ln. Houston, TX 77062 07/17/2018 4:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 07/21/2018 10:00 am 1st Floor Conference Room
Congregation Beth Israel; 5600 North Braeswood Houston, TX 77096 07/25/2018 11:00 am
Harris County Republican Party Headquarters; 21542 State Highway 249 Suite 3 Houston, TX 77070 07/28/2018 1:00 pm 2nd Floor/No elevator accessibility
United Way Community Resource Center Auditorium; 50 Waugh Drive Houston, TX 77007 07/31/2018 10:00 am
Houston Association of Realtors; (Conference Room) 3693 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX 77027 08/08/2018 10:00 am
*Harris County Administration Building (2nd Floor Conference Room): 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 08/14/2018 2:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building (1st Floor Conference Room): 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 08/14/2018 6:30 pm
Houston Association of Realtors; (Conference Room) 3693 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX 77027 08/15/2018 2:00 pm
Lone Star College - University Park (Energy & Manufacturing Institute Building Room 212) 11521 Compaq Center West Drive Houston TX 77070 08/21/2018 10:00 am
Houston Association of Realtors; (Conference Room) 3693 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX 77027 09/06/2018 10:00 am
Forms
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Application
Contact
713-274-VDVR (8387)
voters@hctx.net