Election Day Voting in Person

November 2, 2021: Election Day

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.


  • Voting hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • On Election Day, Tuesday, November 2, 2021, voters must go to their designated polling place to vote.
  • All 19 Forsyth County Election Day polling places are open for voting from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day.
  • Only the voters registered by October 4, 2021 are eligible to vote.
  • The Special Election affects all registered voters in Forsyth County.
  • Only voters who live inside the city limits of Cumming are eligible to vote in the Cumming Municipal General Election.

To confirm your registration information, verify your Election Day polling place, and review your sample ballot visit:

IMPORTANT CHANGE:  If you go to a precinct that is not your assigned precinct, you cannot cast a valid Out of Precinct (OP) provisional ballot before 5:00 p.m. If you want your vote to count, you will need to go to your assigned precinct to vote or wait until 5:00 p.m. at the unassigned precinct to vote an OP provisional ballot. There are no exceptions.


  • ***ATTENTION***Polling places changes effective August 2021 for voters assigned to the 29-Polo and 37-Sawnee precincts: Voters assigned to the 29-Polo precinct, who voted at Grace Chapel Church of Christ, have been reassigned to the Fowler Park Recreation Center for the upcoming election. Voters assigned to the 37-Sawnee precinct, who voted at the Parks & Recreation Natural Resources Operations Center, have been reassigned to Greater Heights Baptist Church. (See the list of Election Day Voting Precincts and Polling Places for addresses).
  • Please verify your Election Day polling place at www.mvp.sos.ga.gov prior to going to the polls.
  • An Advance Voting Location MAY NOT be your designated Election Day polling place.
  • Four of the five Advance Voting locations (Hampton Park Library, Midway Park Community Building, Sharon Springs Park Community Building and Cumming City Hall) are also Election Day polling places. On Election Day ONLY those voters who are assigned to those designated polling places should go there to vote.
  • The Forsyth County Elections Office is open all day on Election Day to answer any questions a voter may have and to accept voted absentee ballots. Our office IS NOT open for voting on Election Day; it is not an Election Day polling place. A voter's polling place on Election Day is specific to where their residence (as registered) falls within designated precinct lines.

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.