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Elections & Registration

Greene County Board of Elections & Registration

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Online Voter Registration

My Voter Page where you can:

  1. Check your voter registration
  2. Access information for Absentee Ballot Applications (Note: If voting in a Political Party Primary, you must indicate which political party ballot, Democrat, Independent, or Republican, you wish to receive.)
  3. Find your Early Voting Locations & Times
  4. View sample ballots

State web site to access other information:

            -Election results and statistics

            - Candidate Information

            - General Voter Information

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

Frank Moore - Chairman
Bob Lofgren - Republican Member
Helen Smith - Democratic Member

Office Staff

Elections Supervisor- Kathleen Coine-Mayers

Registrar & Deputy Elections Supervisor- Robin Kiefer

2017 Election Schedule

2018 Election Schedule

Directions to the Board of Elections & 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.

General Tips

  1. In Georgia, you can vote one of three ways:
    1. Absentee Ballot by Mail (for 7 weeks prior to any county/state/federal election or 3 weeks prior to any municipal election)
    2. Early in Person (for 3 weeks prior to any city/county/state/federal election.
    3. You may vote on the designated Election Day.

Voter Registration Requirements

In order to qualify to register to 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.

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

You can register by mailing a copy of your identification with your voter registration application; providing a copy of your identification to the registrar during the absentee voting process; or by showing one of the pieces of acceptable identification when voting at your polling place.

Photo identification

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:

  1. A Georgia driver’s license which was properly issued by the appropriate state agency;
  2. A valid Georgia voter identification card1 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;
  3. A valid United States passport;
  4. 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;
  5. A valid United States military identification card, provided that such identification card contains a photograph of the voter; or
  6. 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.

Upcoming Events

Planning and Zoning Board Meeting

August 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
To view the meeting agenda, click here.

Short-term rental ordinance public hearing

August 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
On Tuesday, August 29, 2017 beginning at 4:00 p.m., the Greene County Planning and Zoning Commission will conduct a public