Register to Vote

Eligible Georgians can register to vote through the Secretary of State’s Office.

How Do I Register to Vote?

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    Make Sure You're Eligible

    To register to vote, you must:

    • Be a citizen of the United States

    • Be a legal resident of the county

    • Be at least 17 1/2 years of age to register and 18 years of age to vote

    • Not be serving a sentence for conviction of a felony involving moral turpitude

    • Have not been found mentally incompetent by a judge 

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    Submit a Voter Registration Application


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    Check your Precinct Card

    After you register, the Secretary of State will send your precinct card to your county, who will then send it to you. Your precinct card lets you know where you need to go in order to vote. It is important to note that you don't need to bring your precinct card to vote.

    If you have misplaced or have not received your precinct card within 3 to 4 weeks of submitting your voter registration application, contact your local county registration office to request a new precinct card or to check the status of your application. You can also verify that you’re properly registered to vote by visiting the Secretary of State’s My Voter Page and submitting your information.

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    Next Steps


Secretary of State: Office


214 State Capitol
Atlanta, GA 30334


Press Office:
Mail to:

2 MLK Jr. Dr. S.E. - Floyd W. Tower
Suite 814
Atlanta, GA 30344

This information was prepared as a public service of the State of Georgia to provide general information, not to advise on any specific legal problem. It is not, and cannot be construed to be, legal advice. If you have questions regarding any matter contained on this page, please contact the related agency.