GA ID Card for Voting Purposes

In Georgia, voters are required to present photo identification at their polling place prior to casting their ballot. Proper identification shall consist of any one of the following:

  • GA driver's license
  • Valid ID card by any state or U.S. with photo
  • Valid U.S. passport
  • Valid Government employee photo ID
  • Valid U.S. military ID card with photo
  • Valid tribal ID card with photo

If you do not have one of the above forms of photo identification, you are eligible to receive a free Georgia ID card for Voting Purposes ONLY. The free GA ID cards for Voting Purposes ONLY are issued in the Voter Registrations and Elections Office. Please call us at 770.781.2118 for more information, or to schedule an appointment. Our office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  For information on other ID cards available in Georgia please visit the GA Department of Driver Services website at www.dds.ga.gov.

Contact Us

 Address: 110 East Main Street
Suite 200
Cumming, GA 30040
 Phone: 770-781-2118
 Fax: 770-886-2825
 Email: Contact Us

Our Mission

The mission of the Voter Registrations and Elections Department is to enable all eligible citizens of Forsyth County to exercise their right to register and vote under the Constitution of the United States; to provide for the security and integrity of all elections in accordance with the Georgia Election Code and State Election Board Rules; to encourage voter participation; to continue providing excellent customer service to voters, candidates and the media; and to maintain public confidence through education of the voting process and laws governing elections.