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2022 Elections

2022 Primary UOCAVA Notice

Candidates filing for the office of Sheriff will need to obtain a Disclosure Statement that has to be filed with their Notice of Candidacy.  The forms to obtain the disclosure statement need to be filed at least a month prior to filing for the Office of Sheriff. 

Required Forms for Candidates for Sheriff Now Available | NCSBE

Office Information

Viola Williams, Elections Office Director, (252) 926-5280, 
[email protected]
Carrie Kelm , Deputy Director, (252) 926-4194, [email protected]

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. 
Phone: (252) 926-4194
Fax: (252) 926-3707
Location: 1223 Main St. Swan Quarter, NC 27885 - Enter the Public Safety Building and walk straight ahead through the door on the left, next to the sheriff's front desk window. 
Mailing address: PO Box 152 Swan Quarter, NC 27885

Voter Registration

Voter registration is the first step to become an active voter. Becoming a registered voter is very simple.  There are several convenient ways to become a registered voter in Hyde County. 

For online voter registration applications in English click here for a Spanish application click here. Hard copies can be obtained from the Elections Office during business hours or any public library.  You can also register to vote while at the DMV.  To request an application by mail you can call our office at (252) 926-4194, send a fax to (252) 926-3707, or email a request to Viola Williams.

Requirements for Voter Registration:

•  A U.S. Citizen
•  A Resident of North Carolina and this county for 30 days before the election
•  At least 18 years of age on or before the next general election
•  Not registered and not voting in any other county or state
•  If convicted of a felony, your rights of citizenship must have been restored

Where to vote in Hyde County: Hyde County Precinct Locations

Methods of Voting

Vote by Mail, Early Voting, Election Day Voting, Provisional Voting

Hyde County Board of Elections Information


Lora Byrd, Chairman
Alice Mackey, Vice Chairman
Sarah Homes, Secretary
Gerry Slade