Georgia Secretary of State

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The Georgia Secretary of State registers voters, tracks annual corporate filings, grants professional licenses, and oversees the state's securities' market.

Office

Visit

214 State Capitol
Atlanta, GA 30334

Contact

Primary:
Press Office:
Mail to:

2 MLK Jr. Dr. S.E. - Floyd W. Tower
Suite 814
Atlanta, GA 30344

Services provided

  • Get a Professional Certification or License

    Your profession may require a license or certification to work in Georgia.

  • Locate a County Registrar's Office

    Each county's Board of Registrar's Office oversees elections

  • Register a Limited Partnership with Georgia Secretary of State

    A limited partnership (LP) is a business structure composed of general and limited partners.

  • Register an LLC with Georgia Secretary of State

    A limited liability company (LLC) is a business structure that offers limited personal liability on the part of the owner.

  • Register to Vote

    Eligible Georgians can register to vote through the Secretary of State’s Office.

  • Registering a Corporation

    A corporation is a type of business entity that has limited liability and is separate from its owners, the shareholders.

  • Renew a Corporation

    You must file an annual registration for your corporation with the Secretary of State every year.

  • Renew a Limited Partnership (LP)

    You must file an annual registration for your limited partnership (LP) with the Secretary of State every year.

  • Renew an LLC

    You must file an annual registration for your LLC with the Secretary of State every year.

  • Reserve a Business Name with Georgia Secretary of State

    You can reserve a business name while you’re in the process of making your business official.

  • Run for Public Office

    Running for public office requires following a number of key steps.

  • Select a Business Structure

    A business structure determines how your business is organized.

  • View a Sample Ballot

    Registered voters get sample ballots by mail before an election.

  • Vote by Absentee Ballot

    Georgians registered to vote have the option to vote by mail.

  • Vote Early in Person

    Registered voters in Georgia can vote in person before Election Day.

  • Vote in Person on Election Day

    Registered voters in Georgia can cast their ballots in person on Election Day.

  • Vote in Runoff Elections

    Runoff elections are held when no candidate wins the required majority of votes.