• Georgia Voter Information

    Qualification of Electors Residency

    In order to register to vote, an elector must a resident in the county in which they are seeking to vote. O.C.G.A. § 21 2 217.



    Students attending college may register at their campus address or choose to remain registered or register at their permanent or home address but can only be registered and vote in one location.

      Voting Requirements

      All voters in Georgia must show ID at the polls prior to voting in-person early or on Election Day.


      Acceptable ID includes:


      • A Georgia driver’s license, even if expired
      • Any valid state or federal issued photo ID, including a free Voter ID Card issued by your county registrar’s office or by the Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS)
      • Valid U.S. passport
      • Valid employee photo ID from any branch, department, agency, or entity of the U.S. Government, Georgia, or any county, municipality, board, authority or other state entity
      • Valid U.S. military photo ID
      • Valid tribal photo ID
      • Student ID cards: Georgia accepts student ID cards from certain public and technical institutions. Students at private universities must show one of the other acceptable forms of photo ID to vote.

      Use the My Voter Page to check your:

      • Voter registration status
      • Mail-In application and ballot status
      • Poll location
      • Early voting locations
      • Elected Officials
      • Registration information on file with the county office
      • Sample ballot for the upcoming election
      • Provisional Ballot status