May 24, 2022 – Greenville County Important Dates & Deadlines Filing Opens: Noon, Friday, January 21 Filing Closes: Noon, Saturday, January 29
May 17, 2022 – Berkeley, Colleton and Dorchester Counties Important Dates & Deadlines Filing Opens: Noon, Friday, January 7
March 29, 2022 - Florence and Darlington Counties Primary Results Important Dates & Deadlines Filing Opens: Noon, Friday, December 3, 2021
COLUMBIA, S.C. (October 7, 2021) – Absentee voting is underway at county elections offices throughout the state for local elections held on November 2nd.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (September 29, 2021) – To help ensure voters are prepared for Municipal Election Day (November 2nd), the State Election Commission wants to remind everyone of the upcoming voter registration deadlines and urge those already registered
COLUMBIA, SC (September 1, 2021) – The South Carolina State Election Commission, along with election officials across the country, are celebrating National Voter Registration Month this September.
COLUMBIA, SC (December 2, 2020) – A survey conducted following the 2020 General Election shows a large majority of voters are confident in the integrity of South Carolina's elections and were comfortable with the state's new paper-based voting system.
SC Election Commission Members Thank Voters, Election Officials Following a Record-Setting 2020 General Election
COLUMBIA, SC (November 18, 2020) – The five members of the SC State Election Commission today approved a resolution of thanks and appreciation to voters for their patience and enthusiasm and to county and state election officials and vol
COLUMBIA, SC (November 3, 2020) – Due to a printing error by the ballot printing vendor, Dorchester County absentee by mail ballots are unable to be tabulated using ballot scanners. All ballots will be counted, and this does not
COLUMBIA, SC (October 28, 2020) – More than one million South Carolinians have already cast their ballots in the 2020 General Election, doubling the record for absentee voting set in the 2016 General Election. Based on current trends, 1.3 mil
COLUMBIA, SC (October 15, 2020) – A record number of South Carolinians are voting absentee, both in person and by mail. Based on current trends, more than one million voters will vote before election day.
Ballots received through October 7 will be accepted without a witness signature.
Make Sure You Are Registered, and Your Information is Current
COLUMBIA, SC (September 10, 2020) – A survey conducted in June 2020 showed a large majority of South Carolinians who voted in the June 9 Statewide Primaries were confident in the accuracy of South Carolina's elections and were comfortable with the state's new paper-based voting s