Shelby County Board of Elections in Columbiana Alabama

Address and phone number for Shelby County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at West College Street, Columbiana AL.


Name
Shelby County Board of Elections
Address
108 West College Street, Columbiana, Alabama, 35051
Phone
205-669-3913
Fax
205-669-3986

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About the Shelby County Board of Elections

The Shelby County Board of Elections, located in Columbiana, AL, is a government office that oversees local elections in Columbiana. The Board of Elections holds general elections, caucuses, primaries, and special elections, including elections for Columbiana, Shelby County, Alabama state, and federal offices. The Columbiana Elections Department, also known as the Board of Registrars, manages poll locations, certifies election results, and promotes fair and legal elections.

You may contact the Board of Elections for questions about:
  • Columbiana election results
  • Registering to vote in Columbiana, AL
  • Election poll locations
  • Applying for an absentee ballot
  • Voter records
  • Learning about upcoming elections
  • Volunteering on election day
Columbiana Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. Columbiana Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in Shelby County
Columbiana Voter Records

In Columbiana, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the Shelby County Board of Elections. These voter records also include information such as party affiliation and elections in which the voter participated. Contact the Board of Elections for more information on accessing Shelby County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Columbiana, including maintaining a list of registered voters and checking the accuracy of voter registration information. While other offices, including the Department of Motor Vehicles, may accept voter registration forms, the Board of Elections processes and verifies these applications to ensure accurate voter registration.

Columbiana Elections Planning & Polls

The Shelby County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on Shelby County voting districts and establishes polling locations within the district for early voting and in-person voting on election day. The Board of Elections also designs Columbiana election ballots, checking the accuracy of candidates' names, the wording of referendums, and the clarity of ballot questions. This includes AL absentee or mail-in ballots. In addition, the Board of Elections trains Columbiana poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows Alabama state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in Shelby County, Alabama

On Election Day, The Columbiana Elections Board staffs polling places, provides ballots and voting machines, or picks up drop-off or mail-in ballots. The Board of Elections oversees vote counting and communicates with Alabama state officials on issues or irregularities in voting. When polls close, the Board of Elections tallies the results and reports the outcome to state officials and the public.

Election Information

The Columbiana Board of Elections provides information about upcoming elections, including candidates that qualify for the election, referendums and initiatives on the ballot, and volunteering opportunities. The Board also provides voter pamphlets and candidate position statements to inform voters.

Contact the Shelby County Board of Elections

You may contact the Shelby County Board of Elections by calling 205-669-3913, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Shelby County Board of Elections, 108 West College Street, Columbiana, Alabama, 35051.