Election Information

The City Clerk serves as the Superintendent of Elections for the City of Lawrenceville and is responsible for the administration of all city elections. The City Clerk's Office provides information and assistance to local residents on voter registration, candidate filings, and election notices.

Please be aware of the following important dates regarding the 2017 election:

Date Time Importance
Monday, August 21, 2017 8:30am  Earliest day for a candidate for municipal office to file a Notice of Candidacy to have his or her name placed on the Municipal General Election Ballot. O.C.G.A. §21-2-132(c)(3)
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 4:30p Last day for a candidate for municipal office to file a Notice of Candidacy to have his or her name placed on the Municipal General Election Ballot. O.C.G.A. §21-2-132(c)(3)
Friday, September 1, 2017   Last day to file and publish a notice of intention to be a write-in candidate in the November Municipal General Election. O.C.G.A. §21-2-133 (a)
Monday, September 4, 2017   Last day to file affidavit stating the notice of intention to be a write-in candidate has been published in accordance with O.C.G.A. §21-2-133 (b)
Tuesday, October 10, 2017   Last day a person may register and be eligible to vote in the Municipal General Election and Runoff. O.C.G.A. §21-2-224(a)
Monday, October 16, 2017 8:30am-4:30pm  Advanced (In-Person) Voting begins for the General Election/November Special Election. O.C.G.A. §21-2-385 (d)(1) 
Friday, November 3, 2017 8:30am-4:30pm  Advanced (In-Person) Voting ends for the General Election/November Special Election. O.C.G.A. §21-2-385 (d)(1)
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 7:00am-7:00pm  Municipal General Election (only) held in the fourth floor Council Assembly room at City Hall, 70 S. Clayton Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30046.