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.  



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  

Voting Absentee:

  • 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


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City and County

Municipal Elections 

Nov. 2, 2021


On the Ballot:

Young Harris

On the Ballot:

  • Mayor

  • 2 City Council Seats

  • (Posts 4 & 5)

Last Day to Register Oct. 4

Towns County

County Commissioner

County Sheriff

County Clerk

County Tax Assessor

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Vote Out Gov. Brian "Suppress the Vote" Kemp (R)

Nov. 8, 2022

State Senate Dist. 50

State House Dist. 8

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2022 Election Dates

U.S. Senate

Sen. Rev. Raphael Warnock (D) 

U.S. House of Representatives

Rep. Andrew "Just a Tourist" Clyde (R)

Primary June 21, 2022

General Nov. 8, 2022

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Make Sure Your Vote Counts

Register or Check your voter registration on line

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