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
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 07/21/2018 10:00 am 1st Floor Conference Room
Houston Lawyers Association(JP Morgan Chase Building Bayou City Conference Room); 600 Travis Suite 5200 Houston, TX 77002 07/23/2018 6:00 pm Parking available at 601 Travis parking garage. Fees apply.
Republican National Committee Jersey Village Office; 17482 Northwest Fwy. Jersey Village, TX 77040 07/24/2018 6:00 pm Located next to Harbor Freight Quality Tools
Congregation Beth Israel; 5600 North Braeswood Houston, TX 77096 07/25/2018 11:00 am
The Montrose Center (Room 114); 401 Branard Street Houston, TX. 77006 07/27/2018 2:00 pm
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
Transport Workers Union of America; 2150 West 18th Street Suite 104 Houston, TX 77008 08/02/2018 6:00 pm
Houston Professional Fire Fighters Association; 1907 Freeman Street Houston, TX 77009 08/06/2018 2:00 pm
Houston Association of Realtors; (Conference Room) 3693 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX 77027 08/08/2018 10:00 am
Freed-Montrose Library (1st Floor Conference Room); 4100 Montrose Blvd. Houston, TX 77006 08/13/2018 11:00 am Additional parking in the St. Thomas University parking garage next door. Fees apply
*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
*Harris County Administration Building (1st Floor Conference Room): 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 08/18/2018 10:00 am
Houston Lawyers Association (JP Morgan Chase Building); 600 Travis Suite 5200 Houston, TX 77002 08/20/2018 6:00 pm Parking available at 601 Travis parking garage. Fees apply.
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 Area Urban League; 1301 Texas Avenue Houston, TX 77002 08/22/2018 6:00 pm
South Gessner Police Station; 8605 Westplace Drive Houston, TX 77071 08/28/2018 6:00 pm
The Montrose Center (Room 106); 401 Branard Street Houston TX. 77006 08/29/2018 6:00 pm
Harris County Democratic Party; 4619 Lyons Ave. Houston, TX 77020 09/05/2018 6:00 pm
Houston Association of Realtors; (Conference Room) 3693 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX 77027 09/06/2018 10:00 am
Kingwood Branch Library (Meeting Room) 4400 Bens View Lane Kingwood, TX 77339 09/08/2018 1:00 pm Time changed by the requestor on 7/19/18
Shirley Acres; 217 Woerner Road Houston, TX 77090 09/10/2018 1:30 pm
Houston Lawyers Association(JP Morgan Chase Building); 600 Travis Suite 5200 Houston, TX 77002 09/18/2018 6:00 pm Parking available at 601 Travis parking garage. Fees apply.
Forms
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Application
Contact
713-274-VDVR (8387)
voters@hctx.net