Next Election for

Georgia General Election

Tuesday, November 6th

Election Today!

How do I vote?
28 days ago

Registration deadline

22 days ago

Early voting begins

1 day ago

Early voting ends

What is this Election?

General elections are held to determine which candidates are elected into office.

How to Register

Register to Vote in Georgia

When do I need to register to vote in Georgia?

Georgians must have been registered to vote by Tuesday, October 9th.

How do I register to vote in Georgia?

Georgia has online voter registration, which makes this process very easy.

Estimated time: 2 minutes

Register to vote in Georgia

Am I already registered to vote?

Who can register to vote in Georgia?

To register as a voter in Georgia, you must:

  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a resident of Georgia and the county voting in
  • Be at least 17.5 years old
  • Not serving a sentence for a felony conviction
  • Not have had a court ruling of mental incompetence
How to Vote

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Where do I vote on Election Day?

On Election Day, you can cast your ballot at your designated precinct voting location.

To find yours, visit the Georgia Polling Place Finder.

All polling places in Georgia are open from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm local time. If you're in line when the polls close, you can still vote!

Can I vote by mail?

Any registered voter in Georgia can request an absentee ballot to vote by mail!

Absentee ballot requests must be received by November 2nd,
and returned no later than November 6th.

I'm in college away from home, which state do I vote in?

You can either register to vote in Georgia or the state you're attending school in — but not both!

I'm not in the US right now, how do I vote?

If you are a military voter or a United States citizen living abroad, you should request an overseas absentee ballot.

Can I vote before Election Day?

Yes! Skip the lines and vote early in Georgia. If you're going to be busy, out of town, or otherwise occupied on Election day, this is the best time to vote.

Early Voting period is between Monday, October 15th and Monday, November 5th.

What ID do I need to vote?

Voter ID is required to vote in Georgia. The following forms of ID are accepted:

  • Georgia Driver's license (expired is fine)
  • Any photo ID issued by Georgia or a federal government agency
  • A valid U.S. Passport or military ID card
  • A valid tribal ID card

Don't have an ID? You can request a free Voter ID card.

What if I have a disability?

Several bills have been passed to ensure voters with disabilities still have reasonable access to privately cast their vote in Georgia.

If you require assistance, contact your local election authority.

Visit the AAPD Voter Resource Center to learn more about voting with a disability.

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Dates and deadlines can change at any time

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Still have questions?

Questions, suggestions, corrections, or feedback? Get in touch!

You can also contact the Georgia Secretary of State for questions about the election.

Website: Georgia Elections Office
Phone: (404) 656-2871

Having problems at the polls?

Voting is your right. Don't let anyone take it away. Experiencing Voter intimidation? Overzealous voter ID checks? Being turned away from voting? Faulty equipment?
Call the Election Protection Hotline for assistance.

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