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Things You Need To Know: 

1. Registration Deadline:

  • The deadline to register online to vote is Monday, October 5, 2020.

  • The deadline for registering by mail to vote is (postmarked by) Monday, October 5, 2020.

  • The deadline to register in-person to vote is Monday, October 5, 2020.

  • The deadline to request a ballot by mail is (received by) Friday, October 30, 2020.

  • The early voting period runs from Monday, October 12, 2020, to Friday, October 30, 2020, but dates and hours may vary based on where you live.

2. Polling Times:

7 a.m. to 7 p.m

3. Is Early Voting Available:

Yes, by absentee ballot 4th Monday before the election

4. Can I Vote by Mail:

Yes, You can register here.

*All voters can vote by mail without an excuse*

5. ID Needed for Voting: 

Forms of identification with photograph, name, and address (one required)

  • A Georgia driver's license, even if it is expired

  • A photo ID issued by a state or federal government agency

  • A valid U.S. passport

  • An employee ID card containing your photograph and issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the U.S. government, Georgia, or any county, municipality, board, authority, or other entity of Georgia

  • A valid U.S. military ID card

  • A valid tribal ID card.

  • If you do not have one of the above forms of ID, the State of Georgia offers a free Voter Identification Card.

Federal law requires you to provide your full GA Drivers License number or GA State issued ID number. If you do not have a GA Drivers License or GA ID you must provide the last 4 digits of your Social Security number. Providing your full Social Security number is optional. Your Social Security number will be kept confidential and may be used for comparison with other state agency databases for voter registration identification purposes. If you do not possess a GA Drivers License or Social Security number please check the appropriate box and a unique identifier will be provided for you. No notary or witness requirement for return of mail ballot & No ID requirement to vote by mail

6. Voting Without Address

The Georgia voter registration form requires a residential address. This information is required." However, the application does allow for a voter to provide a map or diagram. "If you live in an area without house numbers and street names, please include a drawing of your location to assist us in locating your appropriate voting precinct."

7.Free Voter ID Available

Yes

8.Felony Disenfranchisement Rules

People with felony convictions can vote upon completion of sentence.

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Our Homes, Our Votes: 2020

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Washington, DC  20005

Email: ourhomes@nlihc.org

Phone: 202.662.1530

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