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Absentee Ballot

Virginia allows any voter to request a ballot by mail for early voting. You can also vote in person.

Benefits (SNAP, TANF, Medicaid, etc.)

Review several options for requesting assistance through the New Kent Department of Social Services.

Building Permit

Access building permit information that will help with the building permit process.

Business License

Access information that will help with the process of obtaining or renewing a business license.

Child Support

A person seeking support can either request the Division of Child Support Enforcement (DCSE) to open a support case using this link or file a petition with the Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court (JDR) to seek child or spousal support.  

Concealed Handgun Permit

Discover the requirements of obtaining a concealed handgun permit.

Custody of My Child

Disputes about the custody or visitation of a child are usually heard in the Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court.

Dog Licenses

Find out the process for registering your dog with the County.


Find employment opportunities within County government.

Marriage License

A marriage license may be obtained through the New Kent County Clerk of Circuit Court's Office.

Pet Adoption

New Kent Sheriff's Office Animal Control manages the County's animal shelter as well as pet adoptions.

Victim Witness Assistance

This program is designed to assist victims and witnesses through the criminal justice system as well as to ensure their fair treatment.