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.

Due to the high volume of requests, there are no additional training dates available to request for your organization.

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
University of Houston Honors College (M.D. Anderson Library Room 212 L); 4333 University Drive Houston, TX 77204 09/24/2018 4:00 pm
Houston Community College - West Loop Campus (Library) 5601 West Loop South Houston, TX 77081 09/25/2018 11:00 am
FountainLife Center; 14083 Main St. Houston TX 77035 09/26/2018 5:00 pm
Harris County Republican Party Southeast Office; 433 Bay Area Blvd. Houston, TX 77062 09/27/2018 5:30 pm
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 09/29/2018 11:00 am 1st Floor Conference Room
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 10/01/2018 6:30 pm LAST VDVR TRAINING FOR 2018
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Application
713-274-VDVR (8387)