Chatham County

Board of Registrars

PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY/GENERAL PRIMARY/ NONPARTISAN GENERAL ELECTION

Election Date: June 9, 2020
Registration Deadline: May 11, 2020

Early In-Person Voting:
May 18, 2020 - June 5, 2020
Early in-person voting is available 21 days prior to the election. Any eligible registered Chatham County voter desiring to vote in advance during this period may do so in-person. No reason is required.

May 18, 2020 – May 29, 2020

Location
Main Office

Address
1117 Eisenhower Dr., Suite E

Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday Voting at the Main Office

Date
Main Office

Address
1117 Eisenhower Dr., Suite E

Hours
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Additional Early Voting Locations and Hours:
June 1 - June 5, 2020

An additional voting location will be opened for your convenience. See locations and times below.

Locations
Main Office
Pooler Municipial Court

Address
1117 Eisenhower Dr., Suite E
100 SW US Highway 80

Hours
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Absentee ballots can now be returned to our outside ballot drop box. The drop box is located at our main office (1117 Eisenhower Drive, Suite E, Savannah, GA 31406) and can be accessed 24 hours a day.


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

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 https://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov/. Keep your residence and mailing address updated with the Voter Registration Office.


Absentee Voting by Mail

Request for mail out absentee ballots may be submitted as early as 180 days prior to the Election. 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.

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.

No reason is required for absentee early voting.