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 July 14 for the City Council District 5 seat and a Referendum for a Special Tax District for J B Fulmer Court.  Absentee voting is open now.

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

Soil and Water

There is one seat open

No Filing fee

100 signatures of registered voters in Newberry County

School Board

 Petitions can be accepted beginning at noon July 1 and ends noon July 15

2% of registered electors in district

$100 fee

Filing for nonpartisan municipal offices

Little Mountain

Offices: Town Council Seats 1 & 2, Mayor

Filing dates: July 3rd and closes July 15th 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

Filing fee: $200

 

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