Contact Information

  • Amanda Duncan, Director
  • (828) 464-2424
  • Contact via email
  • Main Location:PO Box 13225 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • (view all county locations)


The Catawba County Board of Elections is committed to efficiently conducting fair, honest, and impartial elections so that all qualified Catawba County citizens may exercise their right to vote.

The office conducts local elections, operates voting sites, maintains voter registration lists and handles numerous aspects of election administration. The Catawba County Board of Elections works in conjunction with the State Board of Elections office to ensure that elections are conducted lawfully and fairly.

Am I Registered? - Use the State BOE's utility to check your voter registration information or see a Sample Ballot.

Registration Form - Use this form to register, change name or address, change party affiliation. (Print, sign, and send to BOE office)

Absentee Request - Request an absentee ballot for the upcoming election. (Print, sign, and send to BOE office) More info

2018 Candidate List - Partial list of November Candidates. List will be finalized after State Canvass in mid-July. (updated: 7/02/2018)

Campaign Finance Reports - Reports for current year's candidates

Partisan Primary - May 2018

Absentee Ballots AvailableTue, Mar 19
Registration Deadline (Books Close)Fri, Apr 13, 5pm
One-Stop Early Voting BeginsThur, April 19 - 8am
Last day to request an absentee ballot by mailTue, May 1 - 5pm
One-Stop Early Voting EndsSat, May 5 - 1pm
Election DayTue, May 8, 6:30am - 7:30pm
CanvassFri, May 18, 11am

General Election - November 2018

Absentee Ballots AvailableFri, Sep 7
Registration Deadline (Books Close)Fri, Oct 12, 5pm
One-Stop Early Voting BeginsWed, Oct 17, 7am
Last day to request an absentee ballot by mailTue, Oct 30 by 5pm
One-Stop Early Voting EndsSat, Nov 3 (time of closing to be deteremined)
Election DayTue, Nov 6, 6:30am - 7:30pm
CanvassFri, Nov 16, 11am

May 8, 2018 Primary Election Results

2018 Primary Results - link to SBOE interactive election results

Catawba County Official Results - PDF of Catawba County results (includes results by Precinct)

Election results for Catawba County were finalized at canvass on Friday, May 18th, 11am

Statewide results will be finalized mid-July.

Official Catawba County Election Results

Click here for Catawba County Election Results - PDF reports of votes by Catawba County voters (2002 to Current)

Interactive Results for Catawba County (NCSBE Website)

UOCAVA Notice - Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (see for voting information)