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Qualifications for Registering and Voting

(NOTE: False information on a registration is a felony.)

  1. A citizen of the United States.
  2. At least 18 years of age on date of election; 17 ½ at registration.
  3. A resident of Georgia (Bibb County). No standard length of residency is required.
  4. No felony conviction – unless rights have been restored.
  5. Mentally sound.

Voter Registration forms are available at:

Board of Elections
2525 Pio Nono Avenue, Ste 1200, Macon, Georgia 31206
Mon-Fri   8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Phone: (478) 621-6622
Fax:    (478) 621-6119

Macon-Bibb County Government Center
700 Poplar Street Macon, Ga 31201
Mon-Fri    8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Phone: (478) 751-7400

All Public Libraries
Department Family & Children Services
Drivers License Bureau

Registration is permanent if you: (A voter must vote once every three years to remain active)

Notify the Board of Elections of a change of address within Bibb County. Notify the Board of Elections if you change your name. (NOTE: Upon registration in Bibb County, previous registration will be cancelled.) A separate registration for city elections is not required.

Registration Deadlines

Voter registration cutoff is always thirty (30) days before date of primaries or general elections. Date varies for special elections.