Elections and Registration News

Welcome to the official website of the Putnam County Board of Elections and Registration. Please check back often for election and registration news, updates, and additional content. 

If you have misplaced your precinct card or have not yet received one after registering , you can now access it and print it at home by visiting your My Voter Page on the Secretary of State's website. Voters are not required to show their precinct card at the polls

Georgia law (O.C.G.A. § 21-2-417) requires Georgia residents to show photo identification when voting in person. For additional information, please click here or call 706.485.8683.

Advance voting for the July 24, 2018 General Primary Runoff begins on Monday, July 2 at 8:00 AM in the Board of Elections and Registration Office located on the second floor of the Putnam County Courthouse and ends on Friday, July 20 at 5:00 PM. There will not be a Saturday voting day for this runoff.

Anyone wishing to cast an absentee ballot in this runoff may submit an application to the BER at this time. The last day to mail an absentee ballot out to a voter is July 20th. All absentee ballots must be received by the BER no later than 7:00 PM on Election Day. 

Logic and Accuracy Testing will begin on Thursday, June 21 at 9:00 AM and continue each day there after until all of the units to be used in the General Primary Runoff have been tested.