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) 524-0617
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: 9 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 4 pm
             March 12 - August 10   Monday - Friday

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


Change of Date, Time and Location of May Board Meeting

May Board Meeting will be held on Thursday, June 14, 2018 after the Statewide Primary Canvass Hearing held at 10:00 am.
The meetings will be held in the Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County office, 15 John Galt Road, Beaufort, SC 29906.


June 12, 2018   --   Statewide Primaries
Sample Ballots

In-Person Absentee Voting:

Available in the Beaufort and Bluffton Offices

Starts:   Monday, May 14, 2018

Open: Monday - Friday 9 am - 4 pm
                     Saturday, June 9, 2018 9 am - 1 pm

Last Day:   Monday, June 11, 2018 9 am - 5 pm

June 26, 2018   --   Statewide Primaries Run-Off

November 6, 2018   --   Statewide General Election

November 20, 2018   --   Town of Hilton Head Island Run-Off (IF NECESSARY)

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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