County Offices, Libraries, and Blackburn Construction/Demo Landfill will be closed Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.


Frequently Used Forms

Voter Registration - use to register to vote or change your voter information. (Spanish Formulario)

  • New voters and Party Changes must send original documents (law requires we have an original signature)
  • Current Catawba County voters making name and address changes may mail, fax or Email

Absentee By Mail Request - request a ballot by mail (must request for each election). See more information. Mail, Fax or Email

Notification of Deceased Voter - use to remove a deceased relative from the books. Mail, Fax or Email

Voter Removal Form - use to remove your name from the books. Mail, Fax or Email

Information Request Form - request lists of registered voters based on specific criteria. Deatails about requests. Mail, Fax or Email

Photo Identification will be required to vote starting in 2020

Don't have an approved form of photo ID? The board of elections will issue a free NC Voter Identification Card to registered voters upon request. To receive a new ID, the voter must appear in person at the office between normal operating hours until the Friday before the election.

NC Voter Identification Card Request Form - Application form required for requesting a NC Voter ID card.
NC Voter ID Card is NOT required if you show a valid NCDOT issued Drivers License, permit, NCID, US Passport, or other approved forms of ID
See more information

Election Official/Poll Worker Application

Poll Worker Application - request to be added to the Election Official training list (If using a printed application, please Mail, Fax or Email)

Election Brochures and Informational Flyers

Information for Catawba County Voters

Current Elected Officials Representing Catawba County

Board of Elections Contact Methods

Completed forms may be sent to the Catawba County Board of Elections office via:

  • Mail: Catawba County BOE, PO Box 132, Newton, NC 28658
  • In Person: 25 Government Drive, Newton (1st floor of the Government Center at the corner of Southwest Blvd and Radio Station Rd)
  • Fax*: 828-464-9832
  • Email*:

*Note: Registrations may not be faxed or emailed for 1) new voters in Catawba County, and for 2) voters making party changes. The registration form with an original voter signature is required by NC law.