Here are the basics you need to know to perform your civic duty when the day comes:
Am I eligible to vote?
To vote in the general election in Charlotte you must:
- Be a U.S. citizen
- Be a North Carolina and Mecklenburg county resident for at least 30 days
- Be at least 18 years old (pre-registration can happen at 17, but you must be 18 years old to vote)
How can I register to vote?
You can register to vote online here.
Unsure if you’re registered? You can check your status here.
When can I vote?
Polling sites are open from 6:30am-7pm on November 8th. Early voting will be in-person until Saturday, November 5th at 6pm.
Where do I vote?
You can find your local polling site at MeckNC.Gov/PollingLocations
What’s on the ballot?
Here are the offices you will find on the ballot:
- U.S. Senate
- U.S. House
- Lt. Governor
- Attorney General
- State Senate
- State Assembly
- Civil Court
- Surrogate’s Court
- Ballot Proposals
Anything else I should know?
- You can find out more on the official website.