Dawson County Board of Elections and Voter Registration

Elections and Voter Registration photo Glenda M. Ferguson, Chairperson; Thomas F. Foley, Vice Chairman; Daniel R. Pichon III, Secretary; Charles E. Vincent, Jr., Member; Spencer Maddux, Member; Rachelle Thurmond, Assistant to Board of Elections and Registration; Brittany Payne, Administrative/Absentee Clerk

96 Academy Avenue
Dawsonville, GA 30534


(706) 344-3640 phone
(706) 344-3642 fax

Contact by email

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Important News

Primary Runoff is Tuesday, July 22, 2014                Polls will be open 7am - 7pm   

To view statewide election results for the July 22, 2014 Primary Runoff, go to  http://sos.georgia.gov/elections/ and click on July 22, 2014 PRIMARY RUNOFF ELECTION RESULTS.   To view local results only, click on Election Results in index on left side of this page under Elections and Voter Registration.                      

                                                Absentee Ballot Application Request   

                                                               Sample Ballot                                                           Please Note this link will take you directly to the Secretary of State's website for your specific sample ballots based on your precinct.  To view all sample ballots, please scroll past this Important News Box below and click on the individual ballots.                     

If you have any questions about your voting location go to “My Voter Page” @ http://sos.georgia.gov/elections/ or call the Elections & Registration office at 706-344-3640.

2014 Election Calendar

Independent Candidate Qualifying for November 4, 2014 General Election

Offices for Election in 2014

Sample Democratic Ballot - All Precincts for July 22, 2014 Primary Runoff

Sample Republican Ballot - All Precincts for July 22, 2014 Primary Runoff


The Board of Elections and Voter Registration became a combined board in 1998. It is comprised of five members; two from the Republican Party and two from the Democratic Party. The fifth position is held by the Chief Registrar who acts as Chairperson of the board. Each member serves four year terms. The board meets at 9:30 AM on the third Monday of each month and all meetings are open to the public.

The Board of Elections and Registration is committed to nurture and protect democracy for the citizens of Dawson County through the voter registration and electoral process and to provide impartial elections in accordance with state and federal laws in an efficient, effective and timely manner.

More Information

Directions:  The Registrar's Office is located on the corner of Academy & Maple Street, in the Chappell Building.  Directions to Early Voting Site

Code of Ethics for government service (Georgia Secretary of State website)

General Information on becoming a candidate (Georgia Secretary of State website)