West Virginia

Read West Virginia's ACP Laws

The most recent version of West Virginia's ACP law can be accessed here.

Visit West Virginia's ACP Website

The West Virginia ACP Website is run through the Secretary of State’s office and can be visited here.

Contact the West Virginia ACP Office

To contact the West Virginia ACP Office, you may email acp@wvsos.com or call (304) 558-6000

Overview of West Virginia ACP

Who is eligible?

Survivors of domestic abuse, sexual assault, stalking, and human trafficking are eligible for West Virginia’s ACP.

Who is covered?

Minor children, dependents and guardians living in the household of an eligible applicant are covered by West Virginia’s ACP.

How does the application process work?

West Virginia ACP applicants must apply with an approved application assistant when filling out the application. To locate an application assistant, email acp@wvsos.com or call (304) 558-6000. Applicants must confirm they are eligible for the program but no additional evidence or action with law enforcement is required.

How does the program protect your address information?

Once admitted into West Virginia’s ACP, a participant will be assigned a substitute mail forwarding address for 4 years. This address may be used to register to vote or enroll in school, or obtain a marriage license or driver’s license.

Sample Application

Please note that the West Virginia ACP requires applicants to work with an application assistant and that filling out the form below without one does not guarantee participation.