**Deadline to register to vote in the November 7, 2017 General Election is October 10, 2017.
Early Voting will be held beginning Monday, October 16, 2017 through Friday, November 3, 2017 from 8 AM til 5 PM including a Saturday voting day on October 28th from 9 AM til 4 PM at our office at 10 Court Street Watkinsville, GA 30677 --
Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM, Sat. 9AM-4PM
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.