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

Advance voting for the November 2, 2021 TSPLOST election will begin on Monday, October 11, 2021 in the Board of Elections and Registration Office located at the Putnam County Administration Building. Advance voting will be held Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm until Friday, October 29, 2021. There will be two Saturday voting days, October 16 and October 23. Polls will be open those Saturdays from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. 

Polls will be open on Election Day, Tuesday, November 2, 2021 from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. All polling places will be open. 

If you are also a City of Eatonton voter you MUST vote at the City's polling place, the City of Eatonton races WILL NOT be on the County TSPLOST ballot. 

A sample ballot may be viewed here

Please remember that it is against the GA Election Code to take pictures or film inside of a polling place without prior permission. 

TSPLOST ADVANCE VOTING TOTAL VOTERS AS OF 5 PM OCTOBER 19:

Absentee by Mail: 17 mailed, 1 returned, 1 cancelled to vote in person

Absentee in Person: 93