Chatham County

Board of Registrars

Provisional Ballots

The Secretary of State’s Office has established a secure website and free-access telephone number for provisional ballot voters to access to determine whether their provisional ballots were counted and if not, the reason why.

The website is: CHECK YOUR PROVISIONAL BALLOT STATUS FOR NOV. 6, 2018 ELECTION

The free access number is 1-844-537-5375.
NOTICE
The deadline for requesting an absentee ballot for the December 4, 2018 General Election Runoff is Friday, November 30 at 5:00 p.m. 

NOTICE
December 4, 2018 General Election Runoff voted absentee ballots must be received at the Chatham County Voter Registration office by 5:00 P.M. on December 7th.

The Senior Judge of Superior Court of Chatham County appoints the Board of Registrars from a list of ten names submitted by the Grand Jury. The term length is four years. The Board’s duties are to register voters properly, update the county voter files daily, conduct absentee mail-out voting, absentee early voting, issue voter photo ID and operate satellite early voting sites.

The Board of Registrars holds its meetings once a month on the fourth Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. at the office of Voter Registration, 1117 Eisenhower Dr, Suite E, Savannah, GA 31406. [Map & Directions] All meetings are open to the public. Timely notice of changes to regularly scheduled Board of Registrars meetings will be posted at the Office of Voter Registration, on this website and within the Savannah Morning News, not less than twenty-four (24) hours ahead of time.

My Voter Page

Board Members:

  • Colin McRae, Chairman
  • Wanda Andrews, Board Member
  • William L. Norse, Board Member
  • Jon Pannell, Board Member
  • Randolph Slay, Board Member

The Chatham County Voter Registration Objectives include:

  • Maintaining accurate master lists and preparing electors' lists before elections
  • Notifying electors of polling places when the county is reapportioned or a change is made in polling place
  • Performing purges (felons and deceased)
  • Voter identification
  • Mailing absentee ballots
  • Verifying petitions
  • Conducting high school and neighborhood registration

Top responsibilities:

  • Registration of voters
  • Maintaining the list of registered voters
  • Issuing absentee ballots
  • Disseminating information to public
     

General / Special Election

RUN-OFF ELECTION DATE: December 4, 2018
Federal run-off (if required): January 8, 2019

Voter Education - Things to Know

Prior to Election Day – confirm your registration and poll location by calling Voter Registration at 912-790-1520 or use the website poll locator at http://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov. Keep your residence and mailing address updated with the Voter Registration Office.

THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE WAS OCTOBER 9, 2018

Absentee Voting by Mail

Absentee Voting by Mail

Request for mail out absentee ballots may be submitted as early as 180 days prior to the Election. Mail out of absentee ballots will begin as soon as possible and end on November 30, 2018. Requests may be submitted either by mail (P.O. Box 13757, Savannah GA 31416), fax (912-790-1519), scanned attachment sent via e-mail to voter@chathamcounty.org, or you may complete the application in person at our office. You must file a separate application for each election and run-off election for which you are requesting an absentee ballot; except if you are a voter who is over the age of 65 or disabled, a military service member, spouse of a military service member, or an oversees citizen (temporary or permanent). Please submit your application early. Call Chatham County Voter Registration at 912-790-1520 for further details. 

 

Absentee Early In-Person Voting: November 26, 2018 - November 30, 2018
Early in-person voting is available 21 days prior to the General Primary / Special Election. Any eligible registered voter desiring to early vote in advance during this period may do so in-person at:

Main Office 1117 Eisenhower Dr, Suite E 8 AM - 6 PM
Islands Library 50 Johnny Mercer Blvd 10 AM - 4 PM
Mosquito Control 65 Billy B Hair Dr 9 AM - 4 PM
No reason is required for absentee early voting.



Please Note:

NO VOTING ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 NO VOTING ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 3 YOU MUST GO TO YOUR ASSIGNED PRECINCT ON ELECTION DAY-- DECEMBER 4

Additional Early Voting Locations: October 29, 2018 – November 2, 2018

Additional voting locations around the county will be opened for your convenience. See locations and times below.

Locations Address Hours
Voter Registration Main Office  1117 Eisenhower Dr, Suite E 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Civic Center 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave. 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mosquito Control 65 Billy B. Hair Dr. 9:00 am – 4:00 pm 
Islands Library 50 Johnny Mercer Blvd. 10:00 am – 4:00 pm 
Southwest Library 14097 Abercorn St. 10:00 am – 4:00 pm