2023 Municipal Elections

This page has everything that you need to know regarding the 2023 Municipal Elections in New Hanover County. Please review each tab to ensure that you understand your options and are prepared for voting during the 2023 Municipal Elections. Once the elections notice has been published it will be available for review.

Schedule and other details are subject to change pursuant to legislative updates, court order, or administrative adjustment.

Important Dates- 2023 Municipal Elections

Event Date
Voter Registration Deadline Friday, October 13, 2023
One-Stop Voting Begins Thursday, October 19, 2023
Absentee Ballot Request Deadline Tuesday, October 31, 2023
One-Stop Voting Ends Saturday, November 4, 2023
2023 Municipal Election Day Tuesday, November 7, 2023
County Canvass of Election Results TBD
  1. Sample Ballots

The ballot received when you vote is determined based on the jurisdictional information that corresponds with your residential address. Only voters who live within the municipal boundaries for the City of Wilmington or Towns of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach or Wrightsville Beach will be assigned a ballot during the 2023 Municipal Elections. Ballot styles will be posted here for preview once they become available.

  1. Check Your Voter Registration Status
  1. Know your Voting Options
  1. Verify Your Polling Place