Register to Vote
- Requires S.C. Driver's License or DMV ID
- If you have moved, you must first update your residence address with DMV
Voter registration is closed for 30 days prior to every election. For example, the voter registration deadline for a November 5th election would be October 5th. The last day to register to vote for a Tuesday election is always on a Saturday.
applications must be submitted on or before the deadline to be valid for
any specific election. Online voter registration does not "turn off"
at the deadline. Applications submitted after the deadline will be
processed but will not be valid for that particular election.
- Fax and email applications must be received by the voter registration office by the deadline to be valid for a particular election. Applications received after the deadline will be processed but will not be valid for that particular election.
- Mail-in applications must be postmarked by the deadline. Most registration deadlines fall on a Saturday. Check with your local post office about receiving a Saturday postmark.