Chatham County

Board of Elections

The Board of Elections meeting on May 13, 2019 has been rescheduled to May 22, 2019.
This meeting will be held jointly with the Board of Registrars.
Reschedule Notice

The Board of Elections of Chatham County functions as the superintendent of elections and conducts primaries and elections in accordance with State law. The Board performs all services and functions necessary to support the election process. The Board establishes boundaries for voting precincts, secures facilities to serve as polling locations for these precincts, recruits, selects, hires, trains and assigns personnel to serve as poll officials. The board also conducts qualification for candidates, develops ballots for elections, acquires, maintains, prepares and delivers equipment used to conduct elections, publicizes notices as required by law and maintains elections records.

The Board of Elections of Chatham County holds its regular monthly meeting on the second Monday of every month at 3:30pm.

These meetings are open to the public.

2019 Elections Calendar

Election Date Election Voter Registration Deadline Runoff Date

March 19, 2019

Special Election (if necessary) February 19, 2019

April 16, 2019

June 18, 2019

Special Election (for vacancies only)

May 20, 2019 July 16, 2019

September 17, 2019

Special Election (for vacancies only)

August 19, 2019 October 15, 2019
Municipal Qualifying (21-2-132 c3A)
August 19, 2019 - August 23, 2019

November 5, 2019

General Election October 7, 2019 December 3, 2019

You may sign up to vote at any time, but you must register by the established registration deadline prior to an election if you wish to vote on election day.

If you are not already signed up to vote, please register today!

Georgia law (O.C.G.A § 21-2-417) requires Georgia residents to show photo identification when voting in person.
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