Voter registration deadline extended for Hurricane Florence victims


The voter registration deadline is extended for those impacted by Hurricane Florence.

The extension is part of the Hurricane Florence Emergency Response Act.

The deadline is now extended to 5 P.M. on October 15th.

The change is for the 28 counties heavily impacted by the storm.

In the East that includes: Lenoir, Pitt, Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Greene, Hyde, Jones, Onslow and Pamlico counties.

In the remaining 72 counties, the deadlines remains Friday October 12th.

Voter registration forms must be postmarked or delivered to your county elections office by 5 P.M. on or before your deadline.

Eligible individuals who miss the regular deadline can still register in-person during early voting which runs from October 17th through November 3rd.

Election day is November 6th.

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