Note to the public:
As of 4:30 p.m. March 20, 2020, all Sumner County Government buildings closed. This closure will continue until further notice due to the unprecedented pandemic that we are currently experiencing. Sumner County will continue running essential government functions.
Sumner County residents who need to register to vote or make name or address changes to their voter registration are encouraged to go online at https://ovr.govote.tn.gov/.
Correspondence may be sent to the firstname.lastname@example.org email or by calling our regular phone number of 615-452-1456. You may also call 615-864-4573 or 615-864-4568. PLEASE NOTE: These numbers do not accept voice messages or text messages at this time only the email.
Instructions for submission of completed candidate petitions and issuance of a new petition for the August 6, 2020 State and Federal Primary and County General are as follows:
Completed Candidate petitions may be dropped off at the Trustee Department drive through ONLY during the regular business office hours of Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.to 4:30 p.m. Original documents and signatures are required.
Candidates who wish to be issued a petition for the August 02, 2020 election must book an appointment between 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday by contacting 615-864-4573 or 615-864-4568. PLEASE NOTE: These numbers do not accept voice messages or text messages.
Deadline to submit a Petition is 12:00 p.m. (NOON), April 02, 2020.
It is strongly recommend to maintain contact with the Sumner County Government website at sumnertn.org or for further information visit https://www.sumnertn.org/information/news/march-2020/state-of-emergency-declared-in-sumner-county.
Thank you for your patience and cooperation through this state of emergency.
Lori D. Atchley, Sumner County Administrator of Elections
Next Election: August 6, 2020
Federal and State Primary and
Sumner County General
YOUR VOTE IS SECURE !
To read a complete statement on our voting machine security, CLICK HERE.
Online voter registration - The Tennessee Secretary of State’s office is proud to offer online voter registration. The site provides voters with convenient access to register to vote or to update an existing voter registration. To register or change your registration online CLICK HERE.
Candidate petitions for August 6, 2020
are available at the Election Commission Office
Qualifying petitions for the August 6, 2020 Federal and State Primary Election and Sumner County School Board are available at the Sumner County Election Office, 355 N. Belvedere Dr., Room 106 in Gallatin beginning Monday, February 3, 2020. For complete information CLICK HERE.
NOTE :Candidates are required to file an
appointment of political treasurer before spending
or collecting any money.
Candidate Contribution Limits for 2019-2020
2020 Election Factsheets
Frequently asked voter questions
Early Voting Dates for 2020 Election Cycle
- August 6 Federal and State Primary and Sumner County General Election: Friday, July 17 thru Saturday, August 1 and
- November 3 Federal and State General and Municipal Elections: Wednesday, October 14 thru Thursday, October 29.