Important election dates approaching
The 2018 General Election is almost here and some important dates are rapidly approaching.
- Voter Registration Deadline – Tuesday, October 9, 2018
- Advance Voting – Begins on Monday, October 15, 2018, and ends on Friday, November 2, 2018.
- Election Day – Tuesday, November 6, 2018
In order to vote in the 2018 General Election, registration must occur before the Oct. 9 deadline.
To register to vote in the state of Georgia, you must be:
- A citizen of the United States
- A legal resident of Georgia and the county in which you wish to vote
- At least 17 ½ years of age to register and 18 years of age to vote
You may not register to vote if you are currently:
- Serving a sentence for conviction of a felony involving moral turpitude
- Judicially determined to be mentally incompetent