The most critical factor in winning elections is making sure that every eligible voter actually casts a vote. For this reason, it is a priority of the BCDP to widely disseminate information about voter registration and voter locations. The information on this website is directly from the official South Carolina voter registration and election website, www.scvotes.org. When appropriate, direct links are provided to the South Carolina voter registration and election website.
The Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County administers all activities related to voting in the county including voter registration, voting, and counting the votes. The Board has two offices in Beaufort County: Beaufort and Bluffton. To contact the offices:
Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County
15 John Galt Road
Beaufort, SC 29906
Open: Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
61 Ulmer Road
Bluffton, SC 29910
Open: Wednesdays Only
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Temporary Hours Prior to the Bluffton Municipal Election: September 4 - November 21, 2019
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Email them at Vote.Beaufort@Elections.SC.Gov for voting questions.
For absentee questions or requests email Absentee@BeaufortCountySC.Gov.
South Carolina Announces New Paper-Based Voting System
COLUMBIA, SC (June 10, 2019) – The state of South Carolina today announced the award of a contract for a new statewide voting system. After a lengthy evaluation of numerous proposals, an evaluation panel unanimously selected the Election Systems and Software (ES&S) ExpressVote voting system. The new paper-based system will replace the state’s aging paperless system that has been in place since 2004. [Read More]