In Wake County, citizens may register to vote, make changes in registration or obtain a mail-in registration form at the following locations:

  • Board of Elections, 339 S. Salisbury St.
  • Public Libraries
  • Drivers License Offices
  • Public Assistance Agencies
  • Public High Schools
  • Town Halls

    Agencies Serving Persons with Disabilities Or go to the Board of Elections website at

    All voter registration forms must be at the election office 25 days prior to the election. Upcoming elections for local, state and national offices are July 20. Election Day is Nov. 2.

    The Independent Weekly is looking for opportunities around the Triangle–at businesses and special events–to set up a voter registration table. If you have a location and would like to have our volunteers register voters, send us an email at editors@ and write “Registration Request” in the header.


  • John Edwards, Tuesday, May 25,
  • John Kerry , Thursday, May 27,
  • Howard Dean/Democracy for America, Wednesday, June 2,
  • Dennis Kucinich, Thursday, June 3,
  • Erskine Bowles, Thursday, June 3,
  • Wesley Clark, Monday, June 7,

    All meetings at 7 p.m.; locations are sent after signing up for each candidate’s meetup.