Board of Elections & Registration


The Newton County Board of Elections serves as the Superintendent of Elections for Newton County and is responsible for seeing that all voter registration and the conduct of elections comply with the laws, rules and regulations set forth in the Georgia Election Code and the Rules and Regulations promulgated by the State Election Board.

It is our mission to conduct voter registration and voting in Newton County in an efficient and trustworthy manner.

Absentee Ballot Status

Voters may visit the Georgia Secretary of State's My Voter Page to check the status of an absentee ballot including the request.  Click My Voter Page to visit the site. 

New Election Equipment 

Visit the Georgia Secretary of State’s Secure the Vote website for information on the state’s new voting equipment.  This site contains a "How to Vote" video and printable information.

Click here New Election Equipment to view additional information regarding the new voting equipment for the State of Georgia. 

Voter Absentee Files

Click here to view voter absentee files for current and past elections.



Topic: Board of Elections Regular Monthly Meeting
 Time: June 11 2022 04:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Location : TBD

**Please view "Ways to Vote" to find information concerning Early Voting Locations and schedules. 

 ( quick links on the left side of page)  


Notice to Voters in Newton County, Georgia

Of Intent to Tabulate Absentee Ballots

Prior to the Closing of the Polls

For the May 24, 2022

General Primary Election 


Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 21-2-386(a)(3)(4), you are hereby notified that it is the intent of the Newton County Board of Elections to begin tabulating the paper absentee ballots cast during the May 24, 2022 General Primary Election at 5:30 PM on May 24,2022 at the Board of Elections Office located at 1113 Usher Street, Suite 103, Covington, Georgia.  The process for tabulating absentee ballots on the day of a primary, election, or runoff before the closing of the polls shall be a confidential process to maintain the secrecy of all ballots and to protect the disclosure of any balloting information before 7:00 P.M. on Election Day.

 For additional information you may contact the Board of Elections Office at (770) 784-2055.



Absentee Ballot Updates - Newton County 

AB Daily Report

04-25-2022 AB Report         04-26-2022 AB Report             04-27-2022 AB Report

05-02-2022 AB Report          05-03-2022 AB Report             05-04-2022 AB Report

05-05-2022 AB Report           05-06-2022 AB Report              05-07-2022 AB Report

05-09-2022 AB Report            05-10-2022  AB Report       05-11-2022 AB Report

05-12-2022 AB Report            05-13-2022 AB Report         05-14-2022 AB Report

05-15-2022 AB Report             05-16-2022 AB Report         05-17-2022 AB Report

05-18-2022 AB Report              05-19-2022 AB Report         05-20-2022 AB Report


2022 - Poll Workers application

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