Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.
Register to vote in Georgia, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
There are special and municipal elections throughout 2021 in Georgia. Click here to see a full calendar. Of note, the Atlanta mayoral election is on November 2nd.
Your voter registration application must be postmarked, hand delivered, or submitted online by the 5th Monday before the election.
You can vote in person during advance voting, on Election Day, or vote by mail in Georgia. Your polling place hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
No party affiliation is required at registration to participate in the Georgia primary. However, unaffiliated voters will be asked to declare an oath of intent to affiliate with the party on primary election day. See Georgia Republican Party or Democratic Party sites for more details.
In order to participate in primary runoff elections, registration must be completed by the registration deadline for the primary.
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.
The information provided is for the November 2nd Atlanta Mayoral Election
Early Voting Dates: October 12th to October 29th
You can vote in-person (called “Advanced Voting”) from October 12th to October 29th at locations designated by your county. No excuse required.
To vote absentee by mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot. Your request must be received by October 29th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by November 2nd.
Absentee ballot applications open 180 days prior to the election. No excuse is required to request a by-mail ballot.
Please contact your local elections office for information on December 1st local and state runoff elections.