2024 Presidential Preference Primaries (PPP)

Pick your Primary – You can pick either primary, but you can only vote in one.

  • Democratic Presidential Primary on February 3
  • Republican Presidential Primary on February 24

Registration – You must be a registered voter to participate

  • New voters must have been registered by January 4 for the Democratic PPP or January 25 for the Republican PPP
  • If you’ve moved within your county or changed your name recently, update your information before election day to help ensure a smoother voting experience

Sample Ballot – See what will be on your ballot & confirm your voting location

  • Visit scVOTES.gov Click on “Voters” and then “Get My Sample Ballot”

Photo ID – When voting in person, you will need to show one of the following

  • SC Driver’s License, SC DMV ID card or CWP card
  • SC Voter Registration Card with Photo
  • Federal Military ID or US Passport

Vote Early – You can vote early at any early voting center in Beaufort County

  • Democratic PPP early voting is January 22-27 & January 29-February 2
  • Republican PPP early voting is February 12-17 & February 20-22
  • Beaufort County Early Voting Centers, open 8:30am to 6:00pm on early voting days:
    • Beaufort County Board of Voter Registration & Elections, 15 John Galt Rd, Beaufort, 29906
    • St. Helena Branch Library, 6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Rd, Saint Helena Island, 29920
    • Bluffton Recreation Center Gymnasium, 61 Ulmer Rd #A, Bluffton, 29910
    • Hilton Head Government Complex, 539 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island, 29928

Vote absentee – Only voters who have a qualifying reason can vote absentee

  • Visit scVOTES.gov Click on “Voters” and then “Absentee Voting”

Vote on Election Days – Polls open 7:00am to 7:00pm (February 3 & 24)

  • Don’t forget to bring your photo ID to the polling place.

For more details, go to scVOTES.gov