Make your voice heard..
The 2022 Primary election is just around the corner. Here’s how you can get prepared to cast your vote:
In order to register you must be:
- a U.S. citizen; and
- a resident of North Carolina and Mecklenburg County for 30 days; and
- at least 18 years old.
- An individual may pre-register up to two years before their 18th birthday.
- An individual who is 17 years old may vote in any primary associated with a general election that will occur after that individual turns 18.
You must not be:
Serving a sentence for a felony conviction (including probation or parole).
If a prospective voter has been convicted of a felony, his/her citizenship rights must be restored.
More information on voting rights for those in the North Carolina criminal justice system.
Download the Registration Application – send the signed, completed form to our office:
Mecklenburg County Board of Elections
PO Box 31788
Charlotte, NC 28231
fax: 704-343-0537 *
* change of name and address only. New registrations must be mailed or hand delivered.