The Nash County Board of Elections is responsible for conducting all elections held in Nash County. We neither favor nor endorse any specific party, candidate, or office.
Our goal is to provide a lawful, fair, and efficient election process to all Nash County citizens. We strive toward providing an election process that meets every measure of the law as well as the demands of the 21st century. We are committed to providing the best possible service and conducting efficient, fair, honest, and impartial elections for all levels of government.
Our principal functions include:
Establishing election precincts and voting sites
Appointing and training precinct officials
Preparing and distributing ballots and voting equipment
Canvassing and certifying the ballots cast in elections
Investigating any voting irregularities
Maintain voter registration and participation records
Provide public information on voters and elections
Review and audit local campaign finance records
2021 Election Information
Municipal Candidate Filing Dates (Except Rocky Mount): Noon July 2nd through Noon July 16th
City of Rocky Mount Candidate Filing Dates (Wards 2,3,6,7): Noon July 26 through Noon August 13th
City of Rocky Mount Election - Tuesday, October 5th
All other Municipalities Election - Tuesday, November 2nd