Voter Info

Have questions about voting?

  1. When is the election?
  2. Am I registered to vote?
  3. Can I register to vote online?
  4. Who can I vote for in my area? Can I see a sample ballot?
  5. Where do I vote?
  6. When and where is early voting?
  7. What do I need to bring with me when I vote?
  8. What commission district am I in?

“When is the election?”

May 19: Local Election, State Primary and Presidential Primary
November 3: General Election

"I'm a Georgia Voter" stickers“Am I registered to vote?”

Check here to see if you’ve already registered.

If you’re not registered, make sure to register at least a month before election day.

“Can I register to vote online?”

Yes! You can register here.

Residents of Georgia are eligible to register to vote here if they are:

  1. A citizen of the United States
  2. At least 17 ½ years old (you need to be 18 to actually vote)
  3. Not currently serving a sentence for a felony conviction
  4. Not determined mentally incompetent

You will need to register one month before election day.

“Who can I vote for? Can I see a sample ballot?”

When a sample ballot is available, it will be linked here.

“Where do I vote?”

Check here to find out your voting location for election day.

Get a voter guide emailed to you!

“When and where is early voting?”

Early voting in Athens always takes place at the same location: the Board of Elections office (155 E. Washington St) from 8am-5pm. There are usually other times and locations available as well.

“What do I need to bring with me when I vote?”

You will need to bring a valid state or federal government-issued photo ID such as a driver’s license when you vote. Make sure to bring it! You can get a free photo ID from the Board of Elections office at 155 East Washington Street.

“What commission district am I in?”[ps2id id=’comm-district’ target=”/]

Check these maps to find your commission district. The even-numbered seats on the commission will be up for re-election (Districts 2, 4, 6, 8, 10) in May of 2020.

For your other voting districts, check here.

I hope this voter FAQ was helpful! If you still need voter info for the Athens, Georgia area, contact the Board of Elections (706-613-3150).