Information to Help You Register and Vote
Towns County residents can register to vote and check their current registration at the Towns County Registrar Office or through the Georgia Secretary of State's Office on-line.
TOWNS COUNTY BOARD of ELECTIONS & REGISTRATION
67 LAKEVIEW CIRCLE SUITE A
HIAWSSEE, GA 30546
Telephone: (706) 896-4353
Fax: (706) 896-2689
Georgia citizens have access to several convenient methods of registering to vote:
Download, complete, and mail a voter registration application here.
You can go to your local county board of registrars' office or election office, public library, public assistance office, recruitment office, schools, and other government offices for a mail-in registration form.
Registration is offered when you renew or apply for your driver's license at Department of Driver Services.
College students can obtain Georgia voter registration forms, or the necessary forms to register in any state in the U.S., from their school registrar's office or from the office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs.
To register to vote you must:
Be a citizen of the United States
Be a legal resident of the county
Be at least 17 1/2 years of age to register and 18 years of age to vote
Not be serving a sentence for conviction of a felony involving moral turpitude
Have not been found mentally incompetent by a judge
Apply for mail-in ballot now by downloading and filling out an Absentee Ballot Application Form here. If you are aged 65 or older or disabled, then you will continue to receive absentee ballots after you apply once. If you are not in this category, then you'll need to reapply for absentee ballots for every election to be mailed to your home.
After filling out your absentee ballot application form, you must sign in ink and mail, fax or email it to the Towns County Elections Office at :
67 Lakeview Circle, Suite A, Hiawassee 30546
fax (706) 896-2689