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What are the requirements for registering to vote in Person County?

  • You are a citizen of the United States.
  • You are a person 18 years of age or older.
  • You are a person 17 years of age who will be 18 years of age by the next General Election.
  • You are a legal resident of Person County in North Carolina for 30 days before the next election.
  • You are a person convicted of a felony whose citizenship rights have been restored.
Voter Registration is only necessary if:
  • You have not previously registered in Person County.
  • Your voter registration has been canceled because you registered in another state or county.
  • You were convicted of a felony and your citizenship rights have been restored.
You will need to update your voter registration if:
  • You have moved within Person County since you registered.
  • Your have changed your name.
  • You wish to change your party affiliation.
Once you have completed your voter registration application it must be mailed or delivered to the Board of Elections office at 331 South Morgan Street at least 25 days prior to an election in order for you to be able to vote.
If you have previously registered in Person County, you do not need to register again. If you are uncertain whether you are registered or not, please call us at 336-597-1727.
You must register and vote in the county in which you reside.
You will receive a voter card in the mail once you registration application is processed. Keep the card. This card tells you the location of your voting place and the districts in which you reside. You may use this card to change your address if you move within Person County. You may also use it to change you party affiliation or name.    If you move out of Person County, you may use it to cancel your registration. 
You do not need this card when you go to vote.