Information for and about Candidates

All candidates must complete the required forms with the State Ethics Commission, http://ethics.sc.gov/Campaigns/Pages/index.aspx. For questions about the Ethics Commission requirements please call their office at (803) 253-4192.

There will be a special election May 5 for the City Council District 5 seat.  Filing for the seat is from March 6 to 20th.

Filing Information for all Candidates

Ethics statements must be filed online.

Campaign Finance & Ethics

Candidate Do's & Don'ts

Elected Officials Contact Information [PDF]

Candidate Tracking System

School Board

Soil and Water

Election Schedule for County Elected Officials

Filing fees for County Elected Officials

 

Filing Information for 2020

Filing for Special Election for Newberry City Council District 5

Filing opens March 6 and closes March 20 at the Election office (1872 Wilson Rd)

Filing fee $200

Filing for partisan county offices

Filing opens March 16 and closes March 30 at the Election office

Filing for nonpartisan municipal offices

Little Mountain

Offices: Town Council Seats 1 & 2, Mayor

Filing dates: July 3rd and closes July 17th candidates file by petition

Newberry

Offices:  City Council seats 2, 4 & 6

Filing dates:  July 1st and closes July 15th, candidates file at Election office

Peak

Offices: Town Council Seats 31& 2

Filing dates: March 13th and closes March 27th-candidates file by petition

Pomaria

Offices:  2 Town Council Seats

Filing dates: August 1 to August 15th, candidates file at town hall

Silverstreet

Offices:  2 Town Council Seats

Filing dates: August 1 to August 15th, candidates file at Election office

Whitmire

Offices: 3 Town Council Seats and Mayor

Filing dates: August 1 to August 15th, candidates file at town hall