(706) 453-7716     info@greenecountyga.gov

Elections & Registration

Greene County Board of Elections & Registration

Board of Elections & Registration Office 

1180 C. Weldon Smith Dr, Suite 120, Greensboro, Ga 30642

706-453-1108 (Office)

706-453-9438 (Fax)

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 am to 12 noon, and 1 pm to 5 pm.

BOARD MEMBERS

Ted Baker - Chairman
Bob Lofgren - Republican Member
Helen Smith - Democratic Member.

OFFICE STAFF

Elections Supervisor- Kathleen Coine-Mayers

Elections Registrar - Barbara Kilgore

DIRECTIONS TO THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS AND REGISTRATION OFFICE

FROM THE INTERSECTION OF HIGHWAY 44 & I-20:
Go North on Highway 44 approximately 0.7 miles to Willow Run Road and turn left. Take Willow Run Road to the end and turn right on Oconee Avenue. Take Oconee Avenue approximately 0.9 and turn right on C. Weldon Smith Drive.

FROM THE INTERSECTION OF MAIN & BROAD STREET IN DOWNTOWN GREENSBORO:
Go west on Broad Street (Highway 278) approximately 0.7 miles to Grimes Street and turn left. Take Grimes Street to the first stop sign, which is Oconee Avenue. Go across Oconee Avenue and the street becomes C. Weldon Smith Drive.

FROM MADISON (HIGHWAY 278):
On Highway 278 East coming into Greensboro, when you pass the County Government Campus go another 0.3 miles and turn right on Grimes Street. Take Grimes Street to the first stop sign, which is Oconee Avenue. Go across Oconee Avenue and the street becomes C. Weldon Smith Drive.

FROM WATKINSVILLE (HIGHWAY 15 SOUTH):
Take Highway 15 South into Greensboro to the intersection of Broad Street and Highway 278. Turn right and go approximately 0.4 miles to Grimes Street and turn left. Take Grimes Street to the first stop sign, which is Oconee Avenue. Go across Oconee Avenue and the street becomes C. Weldon Smith Drive.

 HOW DO I REGISTER?

1.     You can register by mailing a copy of your identification with your voter registration application.

2.     You may register to vote when you go to the Georgia Department of Driver's License. 

3.     You may register online at Georgia Online Voter Registration.  

4.     You may come in to the office and fill out an application.  

VOTER REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS

In order to qualify to register vote in Greene County, you must be:

  1. 17 ½ years old to register, 18 years old to vote
  2. Able to provide proof of residence in the County
  3. A United States Citizen
  4. Not serving a sentence or probation for a felony conviction
 FIRST TIME VOTER REQUIREMENTS

If you are a first time voter, you are required to provide your Social Security number and one of the following acceptable items of identification when you register.

    • A valid Georgia driver's license
    • A valid ID card issued by a branch, department, agency, or any other entity of Georgia, any other state, or the U.S. authorized by law to issue personal ID
    • A valid U.S. passport
    • A government employee photo ID
    • A valid student ID card containing your photograph from any public or private college, university, or postgraduate technical or professional school located within Georgia
    • A valid U.S. military ID card with photo
    • Valid Tribal ID with photo
    • A certified copy of your birth certificate
    • .A valid Social Security card
    • A certified naturalization document
    • A certified copy of court records showing adoption, name, or sex change
    • A current utility bill, or a legible copy thereof, showing your name and address
    • A bank statement, or a legible copy thereof, showing your name and address
    • A government check or paycheck, or a legible copy thereof, showing your name and address
    • A government document, or a legible copy thereof, showing your name and address
PHOTO IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

 Except as noted below, ALL voters are required to present proper identification to a poll worker at or prior to completion of a voter’s certificate.

Proper Identification

Proper identification shall consist of any one of the following:

    • A Georgia driver’s license which was properly issued by the appropriate state agency;
    • A valid Georgia voter identification card 1 or other valid identification card issued by a branch, department, agency, or entity of the State of Georgia, any other state, or the United States authorized by law to issue personal identification, provided that such identification card contains a photograph of the voter;
    • A valid United States passport;
    • A valid employee identification card containing a photograph of the voter and issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the United States government, this state or any county, municipality, board, authority, or other entity of this state;
    • A valid United States military identification card, provided that such identification card contains a photograph of the voter; or
    • A valid tribal identification card containing a photograph of the voter.

If the voter does not have any of these forms of identification, he or she may vote a provisional ballot upon swearing or affirming that he or she is the person identified in the voter certificate.2

Exception: A voter who registered to vote by mail, but did not furnish the required identification at that time and is voting for the first time in this state is required to present either one of the six forms of identification listed above or a copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows the name and address of the voter.

HOW DO I CHECK MY VOTER REGISTRATION?

Go to My Voter Page by clicking on the link. 

WHEN CAN I VOTE DURING AN ELECTION?

In Georgia, you can vote one of three ways:

  1. Absentee Ballot:  Absentee Ballots may be obtained by downloading an application from My Voter Page, by calling the office and requesting one be mailed or faxed to you or by coming into the office and picking up an application. 
  2. Early in-Person (for 3 weeks prior to any city/county/state/federal election.  Early In-Person voting is only conducted at the Greene County Annex Building located at 1180 C Weldon Smith Dr, Greensboro, GA, Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
  3. You may vote on the designated Election DayOn Election Day, you must vote at your designated polling place.  Your assigned polling place is shown on your voter registration card.  You can find your polling location at My Voter Page or contact your county registrar's office.
 WHERE DO I LOCATE MY VOTING DISTRICT MAP FOR GREENE COUNTY?

County Districts Map

WHERE CAN I SEE A MAP OF THE GREENE COUNTY DISTRICTS?

County Districts Map

WHERE DO I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT ABSENTEE BALLOTS AND/OR CHECK THE STATUS OF AN ABSENTEE BALLOT OR PROVISIONAL BALLOT?

Go to My Voter Page by clicking on the link. 

Once on the webpage, enter your information into the MVP Login then choose "Click Here for Absentee Ballot Status."

WHERE AND WHEN CAN I VOTE EARLY?

Go to My Voter Page by clicking on the link. 

NOTE:  If voting in a Political Party Primary, you must indicate which political party ballot, Democrat, Non-Partisan, or Republican

I WANT TO VIEW A SAMPLE BALLOT FOR GREENE COUNTY?

Go to My Voter Page by clicking on the link. 

 I WANT TO OBTAIN ELECTION RESULTS AND STATISTICS.

Go to the State web site by clicking the link to access this information.

I WANT TO FIND OUT MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE CANDIDATES. 

Go to the State web site by clicking the link to access this information.

I NEED MORE GENERAL VOTER INFORMATION. 

Go to the State web site by clicking the link to access this information.

 

Upcoming Events

Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting

December 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
To view the meeting agenda, click here.

Planning and Zoning Board Meeting

December 31, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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