To register all qualified persons to vote, provide absentee voting services, validate signatures on candidate petitions, maintain accurate updated files on voters, prepare for and run all County elections, and provide all voters and elections services in a totally non-partisan atmosphere.

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Berkeley County announces early voting locations for the 2022 General Election. Read more HERE.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC TEST

The Berkeley County Election Commission will be preparing the Voting Equipment to be used in the General Election, which will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. On Friday, October 14, 2022, at 10:00am Public Testing for the Voting Equipment will be at the Berkeley County Voter Registration Office 1003 US Highway 52 Moncks Corner, SC 29461

Berkeley County Election Schedule 2022

NOTICE OF PUBLIC TEST

The Berkeley County Board of Elections and Voter Registration will hold a Public Test of the Ballot Tabulating Equipment (DS200) for the upcoming May 17, 2022, House District 97 Special Election. This test will be held at 10:00AM on Thursday, April 14, 2022, at the  County Voter Registration Office located at 1003 Highway 52, Moncks Corner, SC.  All interested persons are welcome to attend.

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A Photo Id is required to vote. More information may be found on the SC State Election Commission Photo ID Requirements page.
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2022  Election Calendar

Election Information

Election Calendar and Important Dates

2022 Statewide General Election

Election Date: 11/08/2022 – Registration Deadline: 10/09/2022
Notice | Ballot

City of Goose Creek

Election Date: 11/08/2022 – Registration Deadline: 10/09/2022
Notice | Ballot

City of Hanahan Municipal Election

Election Date: 11/08/2022 – Registration Deadline: 10/09/2022
Notice | Ballot

Town of St. Stephen Municipal Election

Election Date: 11/08/2022 – Registration Deadline: 10/09/2022
Notice | Ballot

2022 Statewide Primary Run Off

Election Date: 06/28/2022 – Registration Deadline: 05/15/2022
Notice | Ballot | Result

2022 Statewide Republican and Democratic Primary

Election Date: 06/14/2022 – Registration Deadline: 05/15/2022
Notice | Ballot | Result

2022 Special State House of Representatives District 97 Election

Election Date: 05/17/2022 – Registration Deadline: 04/17/2022
Notice | Ballot | Result

2022 Town of Jamestown Special Election

Election Date: 05/17/2022 – Registration Deadline: 04/18/2022
Notice | Ballot

2022 Town of Bonneau General Election

Election Date: 05/10/2022 – Registration Deadline: 04/10/2022
Notice | Ballot | Result

2022 Special State House of Representatives District 097 Primary

Election Date: 03/08/2022 – Registration Deadline: 02/06/2022
Notice | Ballot | Result

2022 City of Charleston Special Runoff City Council 1

Election Date: 01/25/2022 – Registration Deadline: 12/12/2021
Notice | Ballot | Result

2022 City of Charleston Special Election

Election Date: 01/11/2022 – Registration Deadline: 12/10/2021
Notice | Ballot | Result

This List is Inclusive of all known elections, Special Elections may be added as required

In order to vote, South Carolina law requires one must first register to vote at least 30 days prior to the election. To be eligible to register in South Carolina you MUST:

  • Be a United States citizen
  • Be at least eighteen years old on or before the next election
  • Be a resident of South Carolina, this county and precinct in which you are registering
  • Not be under a court order declaring you mentally incompetent
  • Not be confined in any public prison resulting from a conviction of a crime
  • Have never been convicted of a felony or offense against the election laws OR if previously convicted, have served the entire sentence, including probation or parole, or have received a pardon for the conviction.

Berkeley County citizens can register Mondays-Fridays at the Voter Registration and Elections Office in Moncks Corner.
As an added convenience, citizens can pick up Voter Registration-By-Mail forms at the following locations:

  • The public libraries in Hanahan and Goose Creek
  • Goose Creek City Hall
  • Post Offices:
    • Bonneau,
    • Cross,
    • Cordesville,
    • Huger,
    • Jamestown,
    • Pineville,
    • Russellville and
    • St. Stephen.

Absentee ballots may be requested from this office during normal business hours. By phone (843) 719-4058 or by e-mailing .

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Berkeley County Announces Early Voting Locations for 2022 General Election

Berkeley County Announces Early Voting Locations for 2022 General Election

Jenna Ley JamisonOct 5, 20222 min read

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Wednesday, October 5, 2022) – Early voting for the November 8 General Election will be available statewide starting Monday, October 24, 2022. Registered Berkeley County voters may early vote…

Emergency Response Vehicles Delayed in Berkeley County Throughout Ian

Emergency Response Vehicles Delayed in Berkeley County Throughout Ian

Jenna Ley JamisonSep 30, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, September 30, 2022) – Emergency responses across Berkeley County are currently delayed. Due to high winds, high-profile vehicles (i.e. ambulances, fire trucks, and utility vehicles) are periodically suspended…

Berkeley County to Partially Activate Emergency Operations Center Friday, Sept. 30

Berkeley County to Partially Activate Emergency Operations Center Friday, Sept. 30

Jenna Ley JamisonSep 29, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Thursday, September 29, 2022) – Berkeley County will move from OPCON 3 to OPCON 2 at 6 a.m. on Friday, September 30, partially activating its Emergency Operations Center (EOC).…

Berkeley County Government Announces Office Closures Ahead of Hurricane Ian

Berkeley County Government Announces Office Closures Ahead of Hurricane Ian

Jenna Ley JamisonSep 28, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Wednesday, September 28, 2022) – Berkeley County is under a Hurricane Watch and Tropical Storm Warning as Hurricane Ian inches closer to South Carolina. A watch does NOT mean…

Berkeley County Council Approves One-Cent Sales Tax Referendum for Nov. 8 Ballot

Berkeley County Council Approves One-Cent Sales Tax Referendum for Nov. 8 Ballot

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Tuesday, August 9, 2022) – At the Berkeley County Council meeting on Monday, August 8, 2022, Council passed third and final reading of an ordinance to place a countywide…

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