Middlesex County Registrar's Office

Updated December , 2014 by Kevin Gentry

The Middlesex County Registrar's Office is Located in the Historic Middlesex Courthouse in Saluda, Virginia. Our General Registrar is Melissa Welch.

Hours are 8:30 am-4:30 pm Monday thru Friday.
Office: 804-758-4420 Fax: 804-758-3950

Upcoming Election Information






Voter Registration Deadline Deadline to Apply for Absentee Ballot by Mail

November 8, 2016

General Election

Monday, October 17, 2016

5pm Tuesday

November 1, 2016

Election Notice

Where to Vote

August 10, 2016 by Glenn Nix

The state website has a searchable index of polling places based on your residential address here.


Unofficial election results are posted on election night on the state board website.



Effective July 1, 2014 PHOTO IDs are Required to Vote in-Person

Virginia law requires all voters to provide an acceptable form of photo identification (photo ID) at the polls. Acceptable forms are listed below:


  • Valid Virginia Driver’s License or Identification Card

  • Valid Virginia DMV issued Veteran’s ID card

  • Valid United States Passport

  • Other government-issued photo identification cards (must be issued by US Government, the Commonwealth of Virginia, or a political subdivision of the Commonwealth

  • Valid college or university student photo identification card (must be from an institution of higher education located in Virginia)

  • Employee identification card containing a photograph of the voter and issued by an employer of the voter in the ordinary course of the employer’s business

  • or a Virginia Voter Photo ID Card obtained through any local general registrar’s office


    Don’t have one of these forms of ID?

    Any registered voter who does not possess one of the above mentioned forms of photo ID, may apply for a free Virginia Voter Photo Identification from any general registrar’s office in the Commonwealth. Voters applying for the Virginia Voter Photo ID Card will have to complete the Virginia Voter Photo Identification Card Application, have their picture taken, and sign the digital signature pad. Once the application is processed, the card will be mailed directly to the voter.
    If you have any questions, contact Middlesex County Registrar, Melissa Welch at (804) 758-4420.


Notice of Meetings for the Electoral Board

Updated June 28, 2016 by Glenn Nix

Date:                     September 12, 2016
Time:                     1:30 P.M.
Location:               Office of the General Registrar, 865 General Puller Hwy, Saluda, Virginia
                             Meeting Notice September 12, 2016 can be obtained here

Meeting Minutes

File Cabinet

Staff Listing

October 14, 2016 by Glenn Nix






Melissa Welch
P. O. Box 358
Saluda, VA 23149
General Registrar 804-758-4420 804-758-3950 Email
Hope Burke
P. O. Box 358
Saluda, VA 23149
Asst. Registrar 804-758-4420 804-758-3950 Email





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