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 Registrar, you MUST be:
These individuals are appointed as Volunteer Deputy Registrars and operate under State rules and under the supervision of the County Voter Registrar. In addition to the rules above, a Volunteer Deputy Registrar MUST NOT have been:
Volunteer Deputy Registrar appointments made during 2022-2023 expire at the end of 2023. By law, all volunteer registrar appointments expire on December 31 or at the beginning of even-numbered years.
To become a Volunteer Deputy Registrar, review the training files above, take the practice exam, and when ready, please contact the Gillespie County Election Administrations office at (830) 997-6518 to set up an appointment to take the actual exam.