Board of Elections & Registration

The Newton County Board of Elections serves as the Superintendent of Elections for Newton County and is responsible for seeing that all voter registration and the conduct of elections comply with the laws, rules and regulations set forth in the Georgia Election Code and the Rules and Regulations promulgated by the State Election Board.

It is our mission to conduct voter registration and voting in Newton County in an efficient and trustworthy manner.

New Election Equipment 

Click here to view information regarding the new election equipment for the State of Georgia. 

Voter Absentee Files

Click here to view voter absentee files for current and past elections.

Public Notices:

Public Notice

The Newton County Board of Elections and Registration will meet for its Regular monthly meeting Monday, October 14, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. in the elections office located at 1113 Usher Street, Suite 103, Covington. The public is invited.


To be published in the legal organ of the county O.C.G.A. 21-2-379.6(c), SEB Rule No. 183-1-12.02(3) (b) (1) (i) (Election Day) and SEB Rule No. 183-1-14.02(2) (Absentee)

Notice is hereby given that the logic and accuracy testing on the voting equipment for the November 5, 2019 City of Covington General Municipal/Special Election will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 25, 2019.  Testing will continue from day to day until complete and members of the public are entitled to be present during testing.  Said testing and preparation will be conducted at 1113 Usher Street, Suite 103 Covington, Georgia.