Election Calendar

2019 ELECTION CALENDAR
There are currently no countywide elections scheduled in Forsyth County in 2019.

On November 5, 2019 the City of Cumming Municipal General Election & Special Election will be held for three City Council seats.  Additionally, a citywide Special Election has been called regarding extending the hours for Sunday sales of alcohol by the drink.  Only voters who reside in the city limits of Cumming who are registered to vote by the October 7, 2019 voter registration deadline are eligible to vote in these elections.  Click here for more information about the November 5, 2019 City of Cumming Municipal General Election & Special Election. 


2020 ELECTION CALENDAR
Election Date                            
Type                          
Advance Voting Schedule                                      
Last Day to Register                             
March 24, 2020

Presidential
Preference
Primary

WEEK 1: March 2 - March 6
WEEK 2: March 9 - March 13
SATURDAY: March 14
WEEK 3: March 16 - March 20
February 24, 2020
April 21, 2020

Special Election Runoff, if needed

 

As soon as ballots are available through the Friday before Election Day.
February 24, 2020
May 19, 2020

Federal/State/Local
General Primary & NonPartisan General Election

WEEK 1: April 27 - May 1
WEEK 2: May 4 - May 8
SATURDAY: May 9
WEEK 3: May 11 - May 15
April 20, 2020





July 21, 2020

State/Local
General Primary
Runoff & NonPartisan General Election Runoff

Federal
General Primary
Runoff




WEEK 1: June 29 - July 2
NO VOTING July 3
WEEK 2: July 6 - July 10
SATURDAY:July 11
WEEK 3: July 13 - July 17

April 20, 2020





June 22, 2020
November 3, 2020

Federal/State/Local
General Election

WEEK 1:October 12 - October 16
WEEK 2: October 19 - October 23
SATURDAY: October 24
WEEK 3: October 26 - October 30
October 5, 2020
December 1, 2020

State/Local
General Election
Runoff

As soon as ballots are available through the Friday before Election Day. October 5, 2020

January 5, 2021

Federal
General Election Runoff

 

WEEK 1: Dec. 14 - Dec.18
WEEK 2: Dec. 21- Dec. 23
NO VOTING DEC. 24 - Dec. 25
SATURDAY: Dec. 26
WEEK 3: Dec. 28 - Dec. 31
NO VOTING January 1, 2021
December 7, 2020

Contact Us

 Address: 1201 Sawnee  Drive
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.