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Qualifying for Office

Qualifying for 2024 General/Special Elections

See O.C.G.A. §45-2-1 for mandatory candidate requirements

Qualifying will start on Monday, March 4, 2024 at 9am. It will continue from 9am-5pm until Friday, March 8, 2024 where it ends at noon.

Partisan candidates will qualify at the their county party's office, and nonpartisan candidates will qualify here at our office.

Our office address is 955 Roswell Street NE Marietta, GA 30060

The qualifying notice for the May 21, 2024 General Primary can be found here

The notice of City of Kennesaw Special Election can be found here

Requirements For Qualifying

Various offices have different requirements for those who wish to run. It is the applicant's responsibility to determine what the qualifications are and that they are met. For more information,  visit the Georgia Secretary of State's website .

County offices may have additional requirements. If so, these requirements can be found in the online Cobb County Code.