**If you need an Absentee Ballot Application, click the link to the left or see below news flash. You may submit these applications up to 180 days prior to each election. If you are elderly, disabled or a UOCAVA voter, you may submit one application per election cycle (generally per year) by checking in the Exception section designating your status. During a primary election or runoff, you MUST check the party of the particular ballot you want. You may send these applications to our office by mail to: P O Box 958 Watkinsville, GA 30677, by fax to 706-310-3486 or scan and email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mission The mission of the Elections and Registration Office is to register citizens of Oconee County to vote, to ensure that elections are free, impartial, fair, accurate, convenient and accessible to all voters, to encourage voter participation, to provide excellent customer service to voters, candidates and the media, and to help the public understand and follow all laws, rules and regulations set by Federal, State and Local Laws, as well as the State Election Board.
Responsibilities In addition to planning, organizing and conducting all county elections, the Oconee County Board of Elections and Registrations Office is responsible for recording the voter registrations of Oconee County citizens and verifying the legality of each voter. The Elections office is accountable for the accuracy and validity of elections and for abiding by all federal and state election codes.