Corporations Elections Licensing Securities

2015 Elections and Voter Registration Calendar


Elections and Voter Registration Calendar


2015 Election Event Dates:

Elections

Election Date

Voter Registration Deadline

Special Election (To fill vacancies and propose questions)

March 17, 2015

February 17, 2015

Special Runoff Date

April 14, 2015

February 17, 2015

Special Election (To fill vacancies)

June 16, 2015

May 18, 2015

Special Runoff Date

July 14, 2015

May 18, 2015

Special Election (To fill vacancies)

September 15, 2015

August 17, 2015

Special Runoff Date

October 13, 2015

August 17, 2015

General/ Special Election

November 3, 2015

October 5, 2015

General/ Special Runoff

December 1, 2015

October 5, 2015

Key Dates:

Thursday,

January 1, 2015

First day to file and publish a notice of intention to be a write-in candidate in the November general election.  O.C.G.A. §21-2-133 (a)

Monday,

February 2, 2015

Last day to fix and publish qualifying fees for offices to be filled during the 2015 Election Cycle. O.C.G.A. §21-2-131 (a)(1)(A)

Tuesday,

February 17, 2015

Last day for a person to register and be eligible to vote in the March special election and runoff.  O.C.G.A. §21-2-224 (a)

Monday, February 23, 2015

Advance Voting for March special election begins.  O.C.G.A. § 21-2-385 (d) (1)

Monday,

May 18, 2015

Last day for a person to register and be eligible to vote in the June special election and runoff.  O.C.G.A. §21-2-224 (a)

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Advance Voting for June special election begins.  O.C.G.A. § 21-2-385 (d) (1)

Monday, August 17, 2015

Last day for a person to register and be eligible to vote in the September special election and runoff.  O.C.G.A. §21-2-224 (a)

Monday, August 24, 2015

Advance Voting for September special election begins.  O.C.G.A. § 21-2-385 (d) (1)

Monday, August 31, (8:30am) – Friday, September 4, 2015 (4:30pm)

Municipal Qualifying period for general election candidates.  O.C.G.A. §§ 21-2-132; 21-2-153

Friday, September 11, 2015 

Last day to file and publish a notice of intention to be a write-in candidate in the general/special election.  O.C.G.A. §21-2-133 (a)

Monday,

October 5, 2015

Last day a person may register and be eligible to vote in the general/special election and runoff.  O.C.G.A. §21-2-224 (a)

Monday, October 12, 2015

Advance Voting for general election begins.  O.C.G.A. § 21-2-385 (d) (1)

* O.C.G.A. § 21-2-14.  When the last day for the exercise of any privilege or the discharge of any duty prescribed or required by this chapter shall fall on a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, the next succeeding business day shall be the last day for the exercise of such privilege or the discharge of such duty.


Contact

214 State Capitol
Atlanta, Georgia 30334
404.656.2881
E-Mail
© 2012 Georgia Secretary of State