Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County


We manage registration of Beaufort County voters and administer elections in a manner that instills confidence in electors that they are actively participating in a fundamental component of representative democracy.


Beaufort Office:       Bluffton Office:        Mail ALL correspondence to:
15 John Galt Rd
Beaufort, SC 29906
61B Ulmer Rd
Bluffton, SC 29910

Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort Co.
Post Office Drawer 1228
Beaufort, SC 29901-1228

(843) 255-6900 (843) 255-6940

Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm

September 4 - November 21:
Monday - Friday
9 am - 1 pm and 2 pm - 4 pm

Email us at Vote.Beaufort@Elections.SC.Gov for voting questions or for absentee questions or requests email us at Absentee@BeaufortCountySC.Gov


The instructional video of South Carolina's new voting system can be viewed here or on the South Carolina Election Commission website at https://www.scvotes.org


 


Public Service Announcement

The Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County seeks to fill two vacancies on the Board. These vacancies are located in the areas of Bluffton and (Northern) Hilton Head Island. (Note: applicants/appointees need not reside in either of these jurisdictions). The successful applicants/appointees will perform the full range of board mission and responsibilities as prescribed in the Board Operations Manual and applicable law. The applicant must: 1) be a registered voter in Beaufort County; and 2) be able to complete all Board member certification-training requirements within 18 months of appointment by the Governor. Poll worker experience is preferred. Applicant inquiries should be directed to the Beaufort County Legislative Delegation at (843) 255-2260 or cmaxey@bcgov.net. The application period for these vacancies will remain open until close of business on August 19, 2019.


Upcoming Elections:

(Polls Open 7 am - 7 pm on Election Day)

 

November 5, 2019 --
     Town of Bluffton Municipal Election
     Town of Port Royal Municipal Election

Filing information can be found on the Candidate Filing section or by clicking here.

 

Last Day to Register to Vote:
     In-Person:
 October 4, 2019 before 5 pm
     Online/Email/Fax: 
October 5, 2019 by 11:59 pm
     Mail: 
Must be Postmarked  October 6, 2019

Canvass Hearings:
Located at the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County Office
                      15 John Galt Road
                      Beaufort, SC 29906

Town of Port Royal:   November 7, 2019 at 10:00 am

Town of Bluffton:    November 7, 2019 at 10:30 am



Photo ID Requirements!

Voter photo identification requirements are in effect.

Please have one of these five photo IDs ready to vote:

  • S.C. Driver's License
  • ID Card issued by S.C. Department of Motor Vehicles
  • S.C. Voter Registration Card with Photo
  • Federal Military ID
  • U.S. Passport

Click here to learn more!


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