Candidate filing for the 2021 Municipal Elections begins Friday, July 2nd, 2021 at noon. Belhaven filing begins July 26th at noon.


    Towns of Aurora, Bath, Chocowinity, Pantego, Washington Park and the City of Washington

    Filing Starts - Friday, July 2nd, 2021 at 12:00 Noon

    Board of Elections Office will be CLOSED on Monday, July 5th, 2021 for the July 4th Holiday

    Filing Ends – Friday, July 16th, 2021 at 12:00 Noon

    Town of Belhaven

    Filing Starts – Monday, July 26th, 2021 at 12:00 Noon

    Filing Ends – Friday, August 13th, 2021 at 12:00 Noon


    All filing fees are $10.00 and must be made in the form of cash or personal check.  More information can be found concerning filing by clicking HERE.

    Candidate forms may be brought in completed or the Board of Election will produce those for you to sign. Notaries are available at the Board of Elections office for filing. Forms may also be completed, notarized, and mailed to the Board of Elections Office but must be received in the Board of Elections office by noon on the last day of filing.

    The 2021 Candidate’s Filing Guide can be found HERE.

    For more information please contact the Beaufort County Board of Election at 252-946-2321 or

    A list of current elected officials can be found by downloading the document below. Municipal Offices are listed on the second page: