Office (229) 426-5100
Fax (229) 426-5630
402-A East Pine Street
Fitzgerald, Georgia 31750

115 West Pine Street
Fitzgerald, Georgia 31750
Phone (229) 426-5151
Fax (229) 426-5152
Elections Supervisor & Chief Registrar Email Me
Where do I go to vote? Absentee Ballot Application
Register to Vote Online Election Results
Poll Worker Application

The Board of Elections provides the following services for Ben Hill County Residents:

The Board of Elections registers all eligible citizens to vote, provide free voter id's, maintains districting maps for Ben Hill County and the City of Fitzgerald. We also conduct all Federal, State and County wide elections, maintain election results, and uphold election laws regarding registration and voting.

To register to vote you must:

1.  Be a citizen of the United States
2.  Be a legal resident of the Ben Hill County
3.  Be at least 17 1/2 years of age to register and 18 years of age to vote
4.  Not be serving a sentence for conviction of a felony involving moral turpitude
5.  Have not been found mentally incompetent by a judge

2016 Elections and Voter Registration Calendar
Elections Event Election Date Voter Registration Deadline
Presidential Preference Primary and Special Election March 1, 2016 February 1, 2016

Special Runoff Date March 29, 2016 February 1, 2016

General Primary Election, Non partisan General Election and Special Runoff Election May 24, 2016 April 26, 2016

General Primary Runoff, Nonpartisan General Runoff Election, and Special Runoff Election Date July 26, 2016 April 26, 2016

General Election November 8, 2016 October 11, 2016

General Election Runoff Date for Local and State Offices December 6, 2016 October 11, 2016

General Election Runoff Date for Federal Offices January 10, 2017 October 11, 2016