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.

Main Office:
15 John Galt Rd
Beaufort, SC 29906  
Voice:  (843) 255-6900  Fax:  (843) 255-9429

Hours:  Monday - Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
Email us at 

Satellite Office:
61-B Ulmer Road
Bluffton, SC  29910
Voice(843) 255-6940
Hours: Closed:  August 16 - August 23

Open:  Wednesdays Only (Aug 24, 2016 – Oct 5, 2016)
9 am - 1 pm and 2 pm - 4 pm

Mailing Address (all correspondence should be sent to this address):
Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County
P.O. Drawer 1228
Beaufort, SC  29901-1228


The Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County will be conducting New Poll Manager training. All persons interested in working the polls for the first time, may enroll in one of these sessions.


The dates and locations are as follows:





August 30, 2016 (Tuesday)

9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Hilton Head Library

11 Beach City Rd.

September 7, 2016 (Wednesday)

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Bluffton Library

120 Palmetto Way

September 10, 2016 (Saturday)

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Beaufort Voter Registration Office

15 John Galt Rd.



The sessions will last approximately 5 hours. It is also recommended that you bring a snack to eat/drink during short breaks.


To register for the training, please call 843-255-6900 or send an email to include the preferred date of the training you wish to attend and a phone number where you can be reached during the day to:


Thank you for your interest in serving the citizens of Beaufort County. 


Presidential General Election -- Tuesday, November 8, 2016  Polls open 7 am - 7 pm

POLLING LOCATIONS  Polls open 7 am - 7 pm
Last Day to Register  -- Saturday, October 8, 2016

Last Day to Vote In-Person Absentee -- Monday, November 7, 2016

Now in Effect -- New Photo ID Requirements!

New 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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