Northern Virginia voters who wish to use absentee ballots in the Nov. 2 general election must cast them at their local registrar's office by Saturday, voting officials say.

For voters who want to vote absentee by mail, the local registrar's office must receive their written request for an absentee ballot by tomorrow. The completed ballots must be received by the office by 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Hours and places for voting absentee in person in the Northern Virginia area are:

Arlington County:

Weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Arlington County Court House, Room 130, 1400 N. Court House Rd.

Alexandria:

Weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Alexandria Courthouse, Room 302, 520 King St.

Fairfax County:

Voters may cast absentee ballots at one of five locations.

County Registrar's office, 4031 University Dr., Fairfax City, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. today and tomorrow, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Satellite offices will be open from 4 to 7 p.m., today and tomorrow; 1 to 4 p.m., Friday; and noon to 4 p.m., Saturday. The offices are at Franconia Government Center, 6121 Franconia Rd., Alexandria; Mason Government Center, 6507 Columbia Pike, Annandale; McLean Government Center, 1437 Balls Hill Rd., McLean; and Mount Vernon Government Center, 2511 Parker's La., Alexandria.

Fairfax City:

Weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Fairfax City Hall, 10455 Armstrong St., Fairfax City.

Falls Church:

Weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at City Hall, top floor, 300 Park Ave., Falls Church.

Loudoun County:

Weekdays and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 17 N. Harrison St., Leesburg.

Prince William County:

Weekdays and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with additional hours tomorrow from 7 to 9 p.m. at 9254 Lee Ave., Manassas, or tomorrow 2 to 9 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the branch office, County Administration Office, 15960 Cardinal Dr., Woodbridge.

Manassas Park:

Wednesday 8 a.m. to noon; tomorrow 4 to 8 p.m.; Friday 8 a.m. to noon; and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at City Hall, 101 Manassas Dr.

Manassas:

Today and tomorrow 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday, closed; and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at City Hall Annex, 9027 Center St.