Register to Vote

UPDATE! You may now register to vote online. If you have a valid SC driver’s license or SC DMV identification card, click here. Or, you may download the Voter Registration Form.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen and a resident of South Carolina and the
    county.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age before the next general election.
  • Must not be under a court order declaring that you are mentally
    incompetent or are confined in a public prison.
  • Must not be convicted of a felony or an offense against the
    election laws, unless the disqualification has been removed by
    service of the sentence, including probation and parole time or
    pardoned.
  • There is no length of residency requirement in South Carolina in
    order to register to vote. You can register at any time. However,
    you must be registered at least 30 days prior to any election in
    order to vote in that election. Registration by mail applications must
    be postmarked at least 30 days prior to that particular election to
    be eligible.

If you download the form, please return it via:

  1. Email: vote@dorchestercounty.net
  2. Fax: 843-832-0186 or 843-563-0186
  3. Mail: 201 Johnston Street, St. George, SC 29477