Elections

 

CALENDAR/DISTRICT MAP
View the Election Calendar and *Election District Map
(*The official Election District Map is located at City Hall.)

POLLING LOCATIONS
District 1 Polling Location:
Northside Recreation Center
400 Pecan Drive
Camilla, Georgia 31730

District 2 Polling Location:
Camilla City Hall
30 East Broad Street
Camilla, Georgia 31730

REGISTERING TO VOTE
To register to vote you must:

Be a citizen of the United States
Be a legal resident of the country
Be at least 17.5 years of age to register and 18 years of age to vote
Not be serving s sentence for conviction of a felony involving moral turpitude
Have not been found mentally incompetent by a judge

PLACES TO REGISTER
Citizens living in Georgia have access to several methods of registering to vote:

  • You may register to vote by visiting the Mitchell County Registrar's Office on the first floor of the Mitchell County Courthouse located at 11 West Broad Street, Room 102, P.O. Box 229, Camilla, GA 31730.

  • Download, complete, and mail a voter registration application.

  • Registration is offered when you renew or apply for your driver's license at the Department of Motor Vehicle safety driver's license posts.

  • College students can obtain Georgia voter registration forms or the necessary forms to register in any state in the United States from their schools registrar's office or from the office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs.

VOTER IDENTIFICATION
If you are registering for the first time in Georgia and you register by mail you are required to provide your identification by one of the following ways:

  • Mail a copy of the identification with your voter registration application.

  • Provide a copy of the identification to the registrar before or at the time you cast your ballot.

Click here to visit the Elections Division of the Secretary of State’s Office to download a voter registration form.

Acceptable types of identification: 
Valid Georgia driver’s license

  • Valid photo ID card issued by any entity of the State of Georgia, any other state, or the United States

  • Valid U.S. passport

  • A government employee photo ID

  • Valid U.S. military ID card with photo

  • Valid Tribal ID with photo

  • Current utility bill showing name and address*

  • Valid government check or paycheck showing name and address*

  • Valid government document showing name and address*

  • Current bank statement*

*Please note the above identification may only be used one time by the first time registered voter. Voting in person after that requires photo identification.


CHANGE OF RESIDENCE 
Voters are required to notify the board of registrars of their county of residence whenever they move.

  • If you move within the same county in which you are registered to vote and don't notify the registrar at least 30 days prior to an election, you may vote in your old polling place for that election. You must file a notice of your new address. This can be done by writing to your county board of registrars' office or by submitting a new voter registration application.

  • If you move outside the county in which you are registered to vote within 30 days of an election, you may vote in your old precinct for that election.

  • If you move outside the county in which you are registered to vote in excess of 30 days prior to an election, you have lost your eligibility to vote in the county of your old residence. You must register to vote in your new county of residence. You will be assigned a new voting precinct and polling location. Remember, if you don't register to vote by the deadline, you cannot vote in that particular election.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION 
You can find additional information by using the following resources:

City of Camilla Elections
Brenda Cross, Election Superintendent
City of Camilla – City Hall
30 East Broad Street ~ P.O. Box 328
Camilla, Georgia 31730
Phone: (229) 336-2220 ext. 227 ~ Fax: (229) 336-2224
Email: bcross@cityofcamilla.com

Mitchell County Elections
Brandy Aycock, Election Supervisor
Mitchell County Courthouse
P.O. Box 1009
Camilla, GA 31730
Phone: (229) 336-2018 ~ Fax: (229) 336-4928
Email: baycock@mitchellcountyga.net

Georgia Secretary of State Elections Division
Phone: (877) 725-9797 
 

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E-Verify Identification Number: 68270.
Date of Authorization: 11/16/2007