- Registering qualified citizens to vote.
- Maintaining all voter records.
- Providing verification of voters and voter information.
- Assigning voters to appropriate Districts and Precincts.
- Assisting with the training of Poll Officers.
- Expediting all Absentee Voting.
In order to obtain:
- Your Voter Status
- Register to Vote
- Update your current information
- View the Polling Place Addresses
The Voter Registrar's office is not responsible for keeping your information up-to-date. If a voter's information changes the voter is responsible for contacting the Voter Registrar's office and submitting those changes in writing, on a signed, state approved form (precinct cards, information update card or registration forms). This form can be found online at www.mvp.sos.ga.gov.
In order to make sure your right to vote is protected, a voter may receive mail from the Voter Registrar's office. It is extremely important to respond!
Absentee & Early Voting
Absentee & early voting can be obtained by signing in to www.mvp.sos.ga.gov
To obtain an absentee ballot for any election, please fill out the Absentee Ballot Request Form and return it to the Voter Registrar's office. The Voter Registrar's office will mail ballots as soon as they are available to those that qualify to vote in the election.
Voters are asked to sign the request form, include your Full Name, Date of Birth, Current Phone Number, Street Address and Mailing Address (if different from your street address). An incomplete form can cause delay's in processing a voters request and getting a ballot to you.
The completed Absentee Request Form can be faxed, mailed, or scanned and attached to an email to be returned to our office.
- Completed Absentee Ballots can be returned to our office in 2 ways, mail or in-person delivery.
- If voter cannot deliver their ballot to the Voter Registrar's office in person, please consider the mail as another next option.
- Please do not attempt to Email or Fax ballot to the Voter Registrar's office.
Early Voting: November 8th General/Special Election
Early Voting for the November 8, 2016 General/Special Election will begin at 8:30 am on Monday, October 17, 2016 in the Board of Registrars’ Office in Woodbine. The address is 200 E. 4th Street located in the Historic Courthouse building on the 1st Floor. Early voting hours will be from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, October 17, 2016 through November 4, 2016. Saturday voting will take place at the Board of Registrars’ Office on October 29, 2016 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Saturday voting will also take place at the County PSA Building (Rec Center) located at 1050 Wildcat Way in Kingsland on Saturday, October 29, 2016. The hours will also be from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Two additional sites will offer early voting the week of October 31 – November 4, 2016. These locations are the Department of Driver Services Office located at 333 S. Ashley St. in Kingsland, and the Salvation Army located at 1915 Osborne Rd in Saint Marys. The hours are 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.
The deadline to register to vote in the General/Special Election was October 11, 2016. Persons who are age 17 ½ can register up to 6 months prior to their 18th birthday.
Voters can now register to vote and/or make changes to voting registration by going to http://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov or by texting “GA” or “Georgia” to “2VOTE” (28683). There is also a free app for mobile devices: GA VOTES. An absentee ballot request and sample ballot may also be obtained on this website.
Board of Commissioners District 1-
Lannie Brant- 50.66%, 306 votes*
*Brant earned 50% plus 1 vote, so there will not be a runoff. Brant will face Glover in November.
Donald Glover Jr.- 423 votes
Board of Commissioners District 5
Ben Casey- 63.07%, 333 votes
Ruben Gomez- 89 votes
Gomez will face Casey in November.
United States Senate
Johnny Isakson- 77.45%, 442,732 votes*
Jim Barksdale- 53.86%, 163,220 votes*
*Isakson (incumbent) and Barksdale will face off in the November general election.
If you have any questions, please contact the Registrar's Office at 912.576.3245 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.