County filing period in the Ringgold County Auditor's Office starts Monday, March 7, 2022 until 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 25, 2022.
County offices on the 2022 Primary Election ballot
Each candidate should file an affidavit of candidacy form and a nomination petition. Check the Candidate's Page for links to the Candidate's Guide, Nomination Papers, and Ethics and Campaign Disclosure Requirements.
Pre-registration deadline for voter registration closes at 5:00 p.m. Monday, May 23, 2022. Persons wishing to participate in this election who register to vote after May 23, 2022, will be required to provide proof of identification (i.e. current and valid photo identification card with an expiration date), AND proof of residency in their voting precinct, when they go to the polls on election day, or when they request an absentee ballot. Other provisions may also apply. Persons not registered to vote by May 23, 2022, should expect a longer processing time at the polls on election day.
Absentee Ballots will be available beginning Wednesday, May 18, 2022 for mail ballots and in-person voting.
Voted absentee ballots returned by mail MUST be returned no later than 8:00 p.m. on ELECTION DAY, Tuesday, June 7, 2022 to be considered on time to be counted. Voters are advised to keep in mind that postal delivery is now two to five days.
Extended and Saturday hours are available for voter registration and absentee voting in the Ringgold County Auditor’s Office. In addition to regular hours of Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., extended office hours during the 2022 primary election season will be as follows: