Board of Elections


Notice to Voters in Houston County, Georgia

Of Intent to Process Absentee Ballots

Prior to the Closing of the Polls

For the June 9, 2020

Presidential Preference Primary General Primary 

and Nonpartisan Election


          Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 21-2-386(a)(1)(G)(4) and State Election Board Emergency Rule 183-1-14-0.7-15 you are hereby notified that it is the intent of the Houston County Board of Elections to begin processing paper absentee ballots cast during the June 9, 2020 Presidential Preference Primary/General Primary and Nonpartisan Election beginning at 10:00 AM on Monday, June 1, 2020 and continue until 5:00 PM daily through Friday, June 5, 2020 at the Board of Elections located at 801 Main Street, Perry.  Processing paper absentee ballots will resume on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Board of Election located at 801 Main Street, Perry and will continue until completed. 

          The early processing of absentee ballots before the closing of the polls shall be a controlled process in order to maintain the secrecy of all ballots and to protect against the collection or disclosure of any balloting information before the close of the polls at 7:00 PM on Election Day.

          For additional information you may contact the Board of Election Office at (478) 987-1973. (Document here)



Due to concerns over the Covid-19 Virus(Coronavirus) and current State of Emergency, the March 24, 2020 PPP Election  and the  May 19, 2020 General Primary has been moved to June 9, 2020.

Every vote already cast, whether by mail or in person, WILL be counted in June. Those that have not voted will vote during June Primary.

Houston County Government Bldg.
801 Main Street - Room 237, P.O. Box 945
Perry, GA 31069

Phone: (478) 987-1973
Fax: (478) 988-0699

The Board of Elections is responsible for conducting fair and impartial elections and registering citizens to vote. Elections and registration are conducted in accordance with the Georgia Election code, State Election Board Rules, Federal, and Local Laws. 

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Office Location

Board of Elections Office
801 Main St., Perry
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m