This page is to provide some basic information for those interested in running for office in Oglethorpe County. For State level races, please see the Secretary of State's Website www.sos.ga.gov/elections and click on Candidate Info.
You will officially declare your intention to run by completing a form and paying a fee during the following times:
Qualifying for the offices listed above will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, March 4, 2024 and end on Friday, March 8, 2024 at NOON in the Board of Elections & Registration office at 41 Fairground Road in Lexington, Georgia. The General Primary will be held on May 21, 2024. Contact the Board of Elections office at 706-743-8954 for additional information.