State of North Carolina Voting Requirements & Information

Statewide Voter Information

U.S. Domestic Voters

Upcoming Election Dates and Deadlines

Federal and State Elections

North Carolina State Primary Election held on Tue May 17, 2022

Type

Deadlines

New Voter Registration

  • Fri Apr 22, 2022
  • Same-Day Registration & Voting Available during Early Voting Period

Absentee Ballot Request

Tue May 10, 2022

Absentee Ballot Return

  • Postmarked by Tue May 17, 2022
  • In-Person, Received by Tue May 17, 2022 5:00pm
  • Post received by Fri May 20, 2022 5:00pm

Early Voting

Thu Apr 28, 2022 - Sat May 14, 2022 3:00pm
Same-day registration and voting is only allowed during the Early Voting period in North Carolina.

North Carolina State General Election held on Tue Nov 8, 2022

Type

Deadlines

New Voter Registration

  • Fri Oct 14, 2022
  • Same-Day Registration & Voting Available during Early Voting Period

Absentee Ballot Request

Tue Nov 1, 2022

Absentee Ballot Return

  • Postmarked by Tue Nov 8, 2022
  • In-Person, Received by Tue Nov 8, 2022 5:00pm
  • Post received by Fri Nov 11, 2022 5:00pm

Early Voting

Thu Oct 20, 2022 - Sat Nov 5, 2022
Same-day registration and voting is only allowed during the Early Voting period in North Carolina.


General Information