Elections

2022 Municipal Election

Candidates who have Qualified for the Municipal Election
Trish Thompson
Warren Simmons
SM Abu Zahed

Candidate Qualification Requirements
The City of Doraville will hold an Election on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 for the purpose of electing One (1) City council member.  Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 21-2-131 the following  qualifying feeds were set by the City of Doraville city Council.  Such fee shall be 3% of the total gross salary of the office.  
             Municipal Office                              Qualifying Fee
Council member Post 3 District 1               $432.00     
Any qualified elector desiring to run for the office listed above must file for candidacy with the city clerk, at Doraville city hall located at 3725 park avenue, doraville, gA 30340, beginning monday, august 8, 2022 and ending on wednesday, august 10, 2022.  hours of qualifying are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. o.C.G.A. 21-2-132


 

Voter Information

The voter registration deadline to vote in the November 8, 2022 general election is October 4, 2022
Qualifications (to register to vote you must):

  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a legal resident of the county
  • Be at least 17 ½ years of age to register (at least 18 years of age to vote)
  • Not be serving a sentence for a conviction of a felony involving moral turpitude
  • Have not been found mentally incompetent by a judge

Your social security number is required at time of registration.

How do I register?

  • To use the Online Voter Registration System, you must have a valid driver’s license or identification card issued by GA Department of Driver Services (DDS) with signature on file with DDS. You may use this system to (1) Register to vote in Georgia or (2) change your name and/or address on your current registration record.
  • If you prefer to print a blank State of Georgia application for Voter Registration, please click here. To complete the application process you must print, sign and mail your application to your county registrar.
  • DeKalb County Voter Registration and Election Office, 4380 Memorial Drive, Suite 300, Decatur, GA 30032

Where do I vote?

The City of Doraville Municipal General Election polling locations are run and determined by the Voter Registration and DeKalb County Voter Registration and Election. Use My Voter Page to determine your polling location.

Early voting begins on October 12 and ends on October 29. You may early vote monday through friday in that three-week period. There will also be Two Saturday voting Dates in October. During the early voting period, you may vote at any open precinct in deKalb county.   

Find Advance Voting Locations and Times HERE

You may also use the MVP Log In  to check your:

  • Voter registration status
  • Mail-In application and ballot status
  • Early voting locations
  • Elected Officials
  • Registration information on file with the county office
  • Sample ballot for the upcoming election
  • Provisional Ballot status

Absentee Voting
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the secretary of state has launched a new web portal to request an absentee ballot: https://ballotrequest.sos.ga.gov/

You may also fill our your own form and submit it via one of the methods below: 
Form:                     Absentee Ballot Application 
Submit form via:              

  • Email:    voterreg@dekalbcountyga.gov
  • Fax:        (404) 298-4038  
  • Mail:      Dekalb County Registration & Elections, 4380 Memorial Drive, Suite 300, Decatur, GA  30032
Absentee Drop Box Locations

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