Attention: Notice of Election
Municipal Elections in Columbus County will be held on November 7, 2017. Candidate Filing will begin on Friday July 7, 2017 at 12:00 noon and ends on Friday July 21, 2017 at 12:00 noon. The Filing Fee is $5.00, payable by check or money order. Filing will take place at the Columbus County Board of Elections Office at 50 Legion Dr., Whiteville. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. If you have any questions, please call 910-640-6609.
The Columbus County Board of Elections meets on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 5:00 pm at the Board of Elections office located at 50 Legion Dr., Suite A, Whiteville.
The Board of Elections conducts Federal, State, County, and Municipal elections while striving to improve the electoral process in Columbus County. This department is the first step in democracy by providing efficient, fair, and open elections. The Board of Elections has the overall responsibility for administration of voter registration, the electoral process, and campaign finance disclosure.