Election Day for the 2024 Primary Election is March 5
The voter registration deadline is February 9.
A voter registration form can be used to register for the first time in Stokes County, update name or in-county address on an existing county registration, or update political party affiliation on an existing registration.
Voter registration does not transfer from another state or another North Carolina county.
A registered Stokes County voter cannot change political party affiliation after the February 9 registration deadline for voting purposes related to this primary election.
A 17-year-old who will be 18 by the November 5th general election may vote in the primary. The registration process is the same, as is the registration deadline.
Ways to register to vote/update registration:
- Completing the standard, statewide registration form, which is available at the Stokes County elections office, local libraries, and at
https://s3.amazonaws.com/dl.ncsbe.gov/Voter_Registration/NCVoterRegForm_06W.pdf. A Stokes County resident can also call the elections office at (336) 593-2409 to have a form mailed to them, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a mailed form.
- Through the DMV – Use NC Division of Motor Vehicle (NCDMV) services. More information can be found at https://www.ncdot.gov/dmv/offices-services/online/Pages/voter-registration-application.aspx
Additional information can be found at https://www.ncsbe.gov/registering
Individuals are encouraged to check their voter information at https://www.ncsbe.gov/registering/checking-your-registration. Sample ballots are also available at this location.
Also, absentee mail-in voting has begun for the primary election. Details can be found at https://www.ncsbe.gov/voting/vote-mail
More information about the 2024 primary election can be found at https://www.co.stokes.nc.us/departments/candidate_information.php