Making Democracy Work

2019 Elections Calendar (to be updated)

All LWV Candidate Forums are free and open to the public.

To vote in a South Carolina election, the registration deadline is 30 days before that election. (Mail in forms must be postmarked by that date.)

To register to vote or change your registration address, go to LWV's Voter Information Center or to the SC Election Commission or any S.C. DMV office.

Polls are open on election days from 7 am until 7 pm.

Need more info? Here are more voting details.

To see local races on a ballot (e.g., school board), visit the governing County Election Commission's website:
Berkeley County: Adam Hammons, Director, 843-719-4056,

Charleston County: Joe Debney, Director, 843-744-8683
Joshua Dickard (Assistant),

Dorchester County: Todd Billman, Director, 843-563-0132 or 843-832-0132

City of Charleston Municipal Election Commission

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Town of Kiawah Island, Charleston County Municipal Election: Mayor & 4 Council. Last day to register: Nov. 4