NC Voter Registration Application(link to form) Forms must be printed and signed. Signed, completed forms can be dropped off at our office during normal business hours or mailed to: PO Box 220 Hillsborough, NC 27278
The voter registration deadline is 25 days before an election. Those missing the deadline may register to vote and vote during our one-stop, early voting period with proof of residency.
Qualifications to Vote
To vote in Orange County, you must be:
A U.S. Citizen
A Resident of North Carolina and this county for 30 days before the election
At least 18 years of age on or before the next general election
Not registered and not voting in any other county or state
If convicted of a felony, your rights of citizenship have been restored
If you move out of your precinct, but remain within Orange County, you should notify the board office in writing of your new address.
Anyone at least 16 years of age may pre-register to vote. Once submitted to the Board of Elections, these registrations will be processed and held until the registrant is qualified by age to register and vote. The registrant will then receive their voter verification card through the mail