Elections

The Elections office is responsible for registering all qualified persons to vote, providing absentee voting services, validating signatures on candidate petitions, maintaining accurate updated files on voters, preparing for and running all County elections. We are committed to providing the best possible services and conducting efficient, fair, honest and impartial elections.

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Dates to Remember

Day Date Description
Monday March 19, 2018 Absentee Voting Begins
Tuesday May 1, 2018 | 5 PM Last Day to Request Absentee by Mail
Friday April 13, 2018 | 5 PM Voter Registration & Voter Changes Ends
Thursday April 19, 2018 One-Stop Early Voting Begins
Saturday May 5, 2018 | 1 PM One-Stop Early Voting Ends
Tuesday May 8, 2018 | 6:30 AM - 7:30 PM Primary Election

2018 Candidate Filing


Candidate filing for NC Senate, NC House, and various County Offices begins on 2/12/2018 at noon.  Filing will be held at the Board of Elections Office located at 1935 Jake Alexander Boulevard W., Suite D10, Salisbury, NC  28147.  The Board of Elections office may be reached at 704-216-8140.

Primary Election:

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

General Election:

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

2018 Candidate Filing Information (PDF)

2018 Primary Candidate List (PDF)