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Board Structure

Per Session Law 2018-146, county boards of elections in North Carolina are composed of five appointed members. Four members are appointed by the NC State Board of Elections: two Democrats and two Republicans. The Chair is appointed by the Governor. The Board is responsible for the administration of Elections and Related Laws and Rules of North Carolina. The Director, upon recommendation of the Board, is appointed by the State to advise and provide administrative oversight of the elections department. 

Responsibilities

The Board is responsible for conducting all federal, state, and local elections held within the County and delegated to perform duties as may be prescribed by NC. General Statutes Chapter 163A, or by the rules, orders, and directives of the State Board of Elections. The Board appoints all chief judges, judges, assistants, and other officers of elections and is responsible for investigating irregularities, nonperformance of duties, and violations of laws by election officers and other persons.

  1. Board Meeting Agendas
  2. Board Meeting Minutes
  3. Board Meeting Recordings

Agendas for New Hanover County Board of Elections Meetings can be found using the link below. Agendas will be uploaded in Draft format and are subject to amendment during meetings of the New Hanover County Board of Elections. 

  1. Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

    The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be holding a regular meeting on Tuesday, January 10, 2023, at 5:15 PM in the Longleaf Room at the Board of Elections Office to conduct regular business and discuss election-related matters. Read on...
  2. Board of Elections Cancellation Notice

    The New Hanover County Board of Elections regular meeting, scheduled for December 13, 2022, at 5:15 PM, has been cancelled. Read on...
  3. Board of Elections Meeting Notice

    The New Hanover County Board of Elections has scheduled an additional meeting for November 15, 2022 at 4:15 PM in the Longleaf Room at the Board of Elections Office Read on...
  4. Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

    The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on November 17, 2022 at 2:00 PM in the Longleaf Room at the Board of Elections Office Read on...
  5. Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

    The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on Tuesday, November 15, 2022, at 5:15 PM in the Long Leaf Room at the Board of Elections Office Read on...
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