COLUMBIA, SC (February 3, 2016) - The State Election Commission wants voters to be aware of the procedures for voting by absentee ballot in the 2016 Presidential Preference Primaries.
Voters may vote in only one party's Presidential Preference Primary.
Qualified voters (reasons listed below) may vote absentee either in person or by mail:
IN PERSON -
Visit your county elections office , complete an application, and cast your ballot. You may vote absentee in person up until 5:00 p.m. on the day before each primary.
- For the Republican Primary up until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 19
- For the Democratic Primary up until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 26
BY MAIL -
Step 1: Get an absentee application in one of two ways: