The goal of the Board of Election is to provide the citizens of the county with the best possible services, and to conduct fair, honest and impartial elections in an efficient and economical manner.
The Board of Election Office is charged with the overall responsibility of administering the election process and campaign finance disclosures for all elections held in Lincoln County.
PUBLIC NOTICE - MEETING CANCELED
Board of Elections absentee meeting for 3:00pm today, February 27th has been canceled.
PUBLIC NOTICE - SAMPLE BALLOTS
Sample ballots for the March 5th primary election have been approved and posted. Click on the link below and it will take you to the State Board website Voter Search. Enter your information and it will give you the ballot you are eligible to receive.
Click here for link
PUBLIC NOTICE - Absentee by mail
Any North Carolina registered voter may request, receive, and vote a mail-in absentee ballot where absentee voting is permitted. Mail-in absentee ballots will be ready to be mailed on January 19th, 2024. There are 2 ways to request a ballot.
1. Online: Request an Absentee Ballot. Go to N.C. Absentee Ballot Portal to request online.
2. By paper: N.C. Absentee Ballot Request Form. Click here for a pdf of form
PUBLIC NOTICE - Photo ID
Required NOTICE regarding Photo ID requirements.
Click here for pdf of notice
VOTER STATISTICS BY PRECINCT
HOW TO REGISTER TO VOTE IN NORTH CAROLINA
PUBLIC NOTICE - 2021 Lincoln County School Board Map
PUBLIC NOTICE - Board Meeting Policy
The Lincoln County Board of Elections has adopted a policy on speaking at all board meetings.
Click here for a pdf of policy
VOTE IN HONOR OF A VETERAN
The Vote in Honor of a Veteran Program provides North Carolinians an opportunity to pay tribute to those who have served this country in the Armed Forces. Any voter can honor a veteran on any Election Day by requesting a pin. Pins are provided for free by the State Board of Elections. Each pin can be personalized with the name of the veteran a voter wishes to honor.
Click here to order pin