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
St. Mary's Catholic Church; 816 Park Street La Porte, TX 77571 04/24/2018 6:00 pm
Area 5 Democrats Campaign Headquarters; 3800 Spencer Hwy Suite L Pasadena, TX. 77504 04/26/2018 6:00 pm THIS TRAINING WILL BE CONDUCTED IN SPANISH ONLY.
Resurrection Metropolitan Community Church; 2025 West 11th Street Houston, TX 77008 04/28/2018 1:00 pm
Harris County AFL-CIO Council; 2506 Sutherland St. Houston, TX 77023 04/30/2018 6:00 pm
One Delta Plaza; 3333 Old Spanish Trail Houston, TX. 77004 05/01/2018 6:00 pm
YES Prep Public Schools Home Office (Suite B Chris Barbic Room); 5515 South Loop East Fwy. Houston, TX 77033 05/02/2018 6:00 pm
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 05/08/2018 2:00 pm 2nd Floor Conference Room
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 05/08/2018 6:30 pm 1st Floor Conference Room
Magnolia Lodge; 2702 McGowen Houston, TX 77004 05/10/2018 6:00 pm CANCELED BY REQUESTOR ON 4/19/18
Freed-Montrose Library; 4100 Montrose Blvd. Houston, TX 77006 05/17/2018 6:00 pm 1st Floor Meeting Room
*Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, Houston 77002 05/19/2018 10:00 am 1st Floor Conference Room
Harris County Republican Party Headquarters; 21542 State Highway 249 Suite 3 Houston, TX 77070 05/30/2018 6:00 pm 2nd Floor/No elevator accessibility
The Montrose Center; 401 Branard Street Houston, TX. 77006 05/31/2018 6:00 pm
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Application
713-274-VDVR (8387)