Welcome to VoteBuncombe.org - your local, nonpartisan voter education resource for Buncombe County, North Carolina. 

Get prepared to vote in 2016! 


Trouble at the polls? Call the Election Protection Hotline: 1-888-OUR-VOTE
En Español: 1-888-VE-Y-VOTA

Important dates for the 2016 General Election:

  • October 14 - Deadline to register to vote in the 2016 General Election.
  • October 20 - Early voting for General Election begins.
  • November 5 - Early voting ends
  • November 8 - Election Day - you must vote in your precinct polling location. Polls open from 6:30 am - 7:30 pm


What about Voter ID? On July 29, 2016, a federal appeals court struck down North Carolina’s restrictive omnibus voting law in a sweeping victory for voting rights, holding that it was “passed with racially discriminatory intent.” No photo ID is required to vote in the 2016 General Election.  Click here to read a summary from our partners at Democracy NC. 

For more information about the upcoming elections, check your voter registration status, call the Buncombe County Board of Elections at 828-250-4200 or visit buncombecounty.org/vote and check out the online app at voter.buncombecounty.org.

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