The Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) registers you to vote and requests absentee ballots for all regularly scheduled Federal elections for the calendar year in which it is submitted. Select the category that describes you. To vote in primary elections, you must enter your political party affiliation. If you are a registered non-partisan or undeclared, you must indicate which party ballot you want to receive. If you want to change your political party affiliation, submit a completed FPCA indicating your new party preference to the local election official no later than 30 days prior to the election. Political party affiliation is not required if only requesting absentee ballots for general elections. Name (Last, First, Middle). Date of birth.<br/><br/>The last four digits of your Social Security number are required. If you do not have a Social Security number, your valid Virgin Islands Driver's License number is required for voter registration. If you do not possess either of these identifications, the Virgin Islands will assign a number that will serve to identify you for voter registration purposes. Recommended but not required. Provide your contact information to allow your local election official to follow up if more information is required. The Virgin Islands allows you to receive your ballot by mail or fax. Please rank your preference of how you would like to receive your absentee ballot. Provide your fax number in Block 5. If you do not make a selection, then your local election official will mail your ballot to you. Complete street address of your Virgin Islands voting residence. A post office box is not sufficient. If your address includes a rural route, describe its location in Block 9. This address must be within the island where you claim legal voting residence. Complete address where you want your ballot sent, usually where you live now. Provide any information that may assist the local election official in accepting this application. Sign and date. No witness or notary required. You must submit the FPCA by mail. The Virgin Islands allows you to submit a copy of the FPCA by fax, but if faxed, the original must also be mailed. If you choose to mail your FPCA, mail the form directly to your local election office: Supervisor of Elections P.O. Box 6038 St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00804 Fax: (340) 776-2391 OR Supervisor of Elections P.O. Box 1499, Kingshill Virgin Islands 00851-1499 Fax: (340)773-4523 If you choose to fax your FPCA, you must also submit the FPCA by mail. It is recommended you fax the form directly to (340) 776-2391 or (340) 773-4523. You may also use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service to fax your FPCA toll-free. To use the Electronic Transmission Service, use the cover sheet available in Chapter 1 or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov), and fax to: (703) 693-5527, DSN 223-5527, or toll-free from the U.S., Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands to 1-800-368-8683. International toll-free numbers can be found on the inside back cover or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov). To find out the status of your registration/absentee ballot request, contact your local election office. Contact information can be found at [www.vivote.gov] (http://www.vivote.gov). Your jurisdiction will contact you if your application is denied. Ballot request by proxy. If you are currently registered, anyone may apply for an absentee ballot on your behalf if that person can satisfactorily provide the required information about you. Members of the Armed Forces or Merchant Marine who have been discharged within 60 days of an election may register and vote in that election by presenting the local election official with their discharge papers. The Virgin Islands allows you to use the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) for registration and voting in general, primary, special, and runoff elections for Federal office. If using the FWAB for voter registration, it must be submitted to the elections office by the registration deadline. Feel free to use the FWAB to vote any time before an election. The Virgin Islands allows you to use this form for registration. Select the category that describes you. Name (Last, First, Middle). Date of birth.<br/><br/>Enter your valid Virgin Islands Driver's License number, the last four digits of your Social Security number, OR your territory voter registration number. Recommended but not required. Provide your contact information to allow your local election official to follow up if more information is required. Not required. Complete street address of your Virgin Islands voting residence. A post office box is not sufficient. If your address includes a rural route, describe its location in Block 9. This address must be within the island where you claim legal voting residence. Enter your current mailing address. Provide any information that may assist the local election official in accepting this ballot or application. Sign and date. No witness or notary required. Vote for any Federal office in a general election. To find out the races and candidates for which you can vote, go to [www.vivote.gov] (http://www.vivote.gov). For each office for which you vote, write in either a candidate's name or a political party designation. The Virgin Islands does not elect members to the U.S. Senate or directly participate in the election of the President and Vice President. At the Federal level, only a Delegate to the House of Representatives is elected. Once the ballot is complete, fold and place it in the security envelope and seal. Place only the voted ballot in the security envelope and do not write on the security envelope. The deadlines for submitting the FWAB are the same as for territory absentee ballots. If you receive the territory ballot after submitting the voted FWAB, you may also vote and return the territory ballot. If both ballots are received by the deadline, only the territory ballot will be counted. You must submit the FWAB by mail. The Virgin Islands allows you to submit a copy of the FWAB by fax, but if faxed, the original must also be mailed. If you choose to mail your FWAB, insert the sealed security envelope and the Voter's Declaration/Affirmation into the mailing envelope and mail the ballot directly to your local election office: Supervisor of Elections, P.O. Box 6038, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00804 Supervisor of Elections, P.O. Box 1499, Kingshill, Virgin Islands 00851-1499 If you choose to fax your FWAB, you must also submit the FWAB by mail. It is recommended you fax the ballot directly to (340) 774-3107. Fax numbers can be found at [www.vivote.gov] (http://www.vivote.gov). Include ballot, voter affirmation, and cover sheet with secrecy waiver. You may also use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service to fax your FWAB toll-free. To use the Electronic Transmission Service, use the cover sheet available in Chapter 1 or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov), and fax to: (703) 693-5527,DSN 223-5527, or toll-free from the U.S., Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands to 1-800-368-8683. International toll-free numbers can be found on the inside back cover or at [FVAP.gov] (http://www.FVAP.gov). >***Voted ballots must be postmarked by Election Day and received by the local election office no later than 10 days after the election.*** You must return the voted ballot by mail. The Virgin Islands permits you to submit a copy of your voted ballot by fax, though the original must also be mailed. Use FPCA fax instructions under "How and Where to Submit Your FPCA." Overseas Uniformed Service members should request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DOD applied to their ballot materials at Military Postal Office locations (APO/FPO). This label provides free express mail service to your election official for voted ballots mailed on or before the general election date. You retain a portion of the label for tracking your ballot through the U.S. Postal Service. You may track the status of your ballot by using any of the following methods: TDD toll-free: St. Croix: (877) 773-1021, St. Thomas/St. John: (877) 774-3107 OR at [www.vivote.gov] (http://www.vivote.gov) for Email Contact Form.