- Tracy Strange
Elections Superintendent and Chief Registrar
- P.O. Box 186
- Irwinton, GA 31031
Board of Elections
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Except County Holidays
Return to Wilkinson County Departments
|To Register to vote, you must:
|Be a citizen of the United States|
|Be a legal resident of Georgia|
|Be at least 17 ½ years of age (at least 18 years of age to vote)|
|Not be serving a sentence for a conviction of a felony involving
|Have not been found mentally incompetent by a judge|
Each voter must vote at the polling
place designated for the precinct in which the voter lives. If you are
in doubt as to the location of your polling place, contact the voter
registration office. Poll site maps are available at www.sos.state.ga.us
- Where do I vote?
When can I vote on election day? Go to your polling place
between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on the day of the election.
Do I have to show identification when voting? You
will be required to present identification at your polling place prior
to casting your ballot. There are 14 acceptable types including:
driver's license, government identification, passport, employee
identification, certified birth certificate, certified naturalization
document, and court certified copies showing adoption, name change, etc.
The precinct card sent to you to acknowledge your voter registration
is not acceptable identification. If you are unable to produce any of
the required ID types, you will be provided with an oath to complete in
place of identification, and you will then be allowed to vote.
How do I vote an absentee ballot? You may vote an absentee
will be absent from your precinct from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. on
are 75 years of age or older.|
have a physical disability which prevents you from voting in person.|
are an election official.|
are observing a religions holiday which prevents you from voting in
are required to remain on duty in your precinct for the protection of
life, health, or safety of the public.|
are required to give constant care to someone who is physically
How do I apply for an absentee ballot? Applications
for absentee ballots may be made in person at the registrars office, by
mail, or by facsimile transmission to the registrars office. The
application must be in writing and must contain the address to which the
ballot is to be mailed, the reason for voting by absentee ballot,
sufficient information to identify you as a voter, the election in which
you wish to vote, the political party, and your signature.
If you are physically disabled or living temporarily outside your county
of residence, a close relative may apply for an absentee ballot for you.
Also, if you are 75 or older or disabled, you can complete one
application and receive an absentee ballot for the primary, runoff,
general, and general runoff. This must be noted on your request.
Follow election night results by checking www.sos.state.ga.us