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voteViola Williams, Elections Office Director, (252) 926-5280,

Rhonda Wheeler, Deputy Director, (252) 926-4194,

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM. 
Phone: (252) 926-4194
Fax: (252) 926-3707
Location: 2nd floor of Hyde County Government Center (30 Oyster Creek Rd, click here for map)
The office is located on the second floor of the Hyde County Government Center in Swan Quarter. 
Mailing address: PO Box 152 Swan Quarter, NC 27885

Important Changes Announced for 2016 Primary Election

Public Notice for Candidate Filing for 2016 Primary Election

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 visit  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

Future Voter ID requirements in North Carolina

Where to vote in Hyde County:
Hyde County Precinct Locations

Absentee Voting

Absentee ballot request form
For more information about absentee voting, click here

Hyde County Board of Elections Information

The Board of Elections office is located on the second floor of the Hyde County Government Center in Room 131.

•  Cindy Carawan: Chairman
• Alice Mackey: Secretary
• Sandy Barry: Board Member


The Hyde County Board of Elections board members meet for their regular monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Hyde County Elections Office located on the second floor of the Hyde County Government Center in Swan Quarter.  Additional meetings are scheduled as per General Statutes.  Below is the 2015 monthly board meeting schedule.  These dates are subject to change.

January 13th

*July 21st

February 10th

*August 18th

March 10th

September 8th

April 14th

October 13th

May 12th

November 10th

June 9th

No meeting in December



*Dates / Times changed or added in accordance to the North Carolina General Statutes