Election Calendar

Election Calendar

November 2, 2021 Special Election and City of Cumming Municipal General Election

  • A countywide Special Election will be held for the Educational Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (E-SPLOST) referendum. All voters registered to vote in Forsyth County by the October 4, 2021 voter registration deadline are eligible to vote in the Special Election.
  • The City of Cumming Municipal General Election will be held for the office of Mayor and two City Council seats. Only voters who reside in the city limits of Cumming and who are registered to vote by the October 4, 2021 voter registration deadline are eligible to vote in the November 2, 2021 election.

Voter registration deadline: October 4, 2021
Advance Voting: Weekdays October 12- 29, 2021; Saturdays October 16 and 23, 2021
The last day an absentee ballot application can be accepted in our office: October 22, 2021 by the close of business (4:30 p.m.).
Election Day: Tuesday, November 2, 2021

For additional details, view the Voter Information Guide.


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.