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

**Voter Registration Cutoff for the May 20, 2014 Primary Election is April 21, 2014.**

                                                Absentee Ballot Application Request   

                                                               Sample Ballot

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

2014 Election Calendar

Candidates Qualified for May 20, 2014 Primary

Offices for Election in 2014


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)