Register now to vote in primary

Published 8:53 am Thursday, April 12, 2018

The 2018 Primary Election will be held in Davie County, Tuesday, May 8.     

Each of the 14 county polling locations will be open 6:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. for persons eligible to cast their ballot.  Curbside voting will be available at all locations during these hours for persons able to travel to the polls, but unable to leave their vehicle.

The Democratic ballot includes the following contest:  US House of Representatives, District 13.

The Republican ballot includes the following contests:  NC State Senate, District 31, Board of Commissioners, Sheriff, and Board of Education

The registration deadline for the primary election for new voters is Friday, April 13. Voters who did not meet the registration deadline, may register and vote the same day at any of the one-stop locations with proper proof of residency.   Registered voters who need to make address or name changes may do so at any of the One Stop voting sites while voting.

No excuse absentee ballots will be available for request through Tuesday, May 1, with the exception of sick or disabled voters who may request a ballot through Monday, May 7.  Requests may be made for ballots in person or by mail on a State Absentee Ballot Request Form signed by the voter, or by the voter’s near relative or verifiable legal guardian.  The form is available at

One Stop/No Excuse Early voting will be available in the elections office beginning Thursday, April 19-Friday, May 4, weekdays 8 a.m.-6 p.m., and Saturday, May 5 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

One Stop/No Excuse Early voting will be available at four additional sites beginning Monday, April 30.  Bermuda Run Town Hall, Jerusalem Volunteer Fire Department, Wm R. Davie Volunteer Fire Department, and Fork Civic Center will have voting available Monday, April 30-Friday, May 4, noon-6 p.m. and Saturday, May 5, 8 a.m. -1 p.m.   

Questions may be directed to the elections office at 753-6072, between 8a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.