Adams County Elections and Voter Registration

Adams County Elections and Voter Registration

About Us 

The Elections/Voter Registration Office is committed to administering elections and all related activities for the County of Adams and its political sub-divisions in compliance with the Federal and State statutes. Election and Voter Registration personnel provide guidance and information pertaining to election and voter registration procedures. The Elections/Voter Registration office provides mandated services. 

Responsibilities are Registering Voters, Conducting Federal Elections, Conducting State Elections, Conducting County Elections, Conducting Local Elections, Compile and Maintain the Registration of all Voters, Prepare and Publish Notices of Elections, Lists of Offices for which Candidates are to be Nominated, Accept and Verify Nomination Petitions, Prepare Official and Specimen Ballots, Administer the Campaign expenditure act.  

The Elections/Voter Registration office is also responsible for establishing voting precincts and locations of polling places for each voting precinct; training of election officers to staff the polls on election day and preparing all election supplies to be used at the polls on election day.

Contact Us

Office Hours:
8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m.
Monday - Friday

Adams County Voter's Guide

Election Resources

The Elections Office is responsible for conducting fair and equal elections as governed by law. Here you fill find election day information, important dates, ballots, applications and registrations.

Polling Places

Where is my Polling Place? The Polling Place Search tools will help you locate a polling place for Election day. If the polling place is not found you may contact the Adams County election office.

Election Dates

Important dates for Primary and General Elections. 

Adams County polling places are open for in person voting from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 


Voters' Guide

Learn how to exercise your right to vote. This guide will help connect you with Adams County voting and election services. Qualifications for Voter Registration, Deadlines, and Absentee and Emergency Ballots information.


Adams County Secure Ballot Drop Box

Secure ballot drop box provides a secure and convenient means for voters to return their ballots. Located in the lobby of the Adams County Courthouse, 117 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325


Voting & Elections

Bureau of Commissions, Elections and Legislation oversees the Commonwealth’s electoral process as well as Campaign Finance, Voter Registration, Office of Notary Public, Commissions and Legislation.

Services