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. 

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.

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

A complete listing of all 2018 BER meetings is available under the "Board Meetings" tab. 

Qualifying for the 2018 Election Cycle opens at 9:00 AM on Monday, March 5 and closes at 12:00 Noon on Friday, March 9. Once qualifying opens, candidates may qualify any day of that week during business hours. Check our 2018 Qualifying information under the "Candidate Qualifying" tab.