Voter Registration

Voter Registration

Department Information
Laurie Mattheis
Dept. Head: Laurie Mattheis
Director of Registration and Election

Patrick Moody
Clerk/IT Technician

Location: 610 South Mine Street
McCormick, SC 29835
Office Hours:     9:00am - 5:00pm                               
Office Phone:    (864) 852-2089
Office Email:

Registration & Elections Commissioners

  • Larry Baker, Chairman
  • David Lorenzatti, Vice Chairman
  • Mary Smith, Secretary
  • Martha Brown
  • Rita Smith
  • Laverne Moss
  • Oscar New
  • Amy Gay


STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA                                                         McCormick   

The Democratic and Republican parties will hold primaries on Tuesday, June 11, 2024. Any necessary runoffs will be held on Tuesday, June 25, 2024. Any person wishing to vote in the primaries and runoffs must register no later than Sunday, May 12, 2024. Voter registration forms received by mail will be accepted if postmarked by Monday, May 13, 2024.

The early voting period for these primaries begins on Tuesday, May 28 and ends on Friday, June 7. The following early voting center will be open during the early voting period from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (closed Saturdays and Sundays).

McCormick County Administration Office Building, 160 S. Mine St., McCormick, SC 29835

Voters will be asked to provide one of the following Photo IDs at their polling place:

  • S.C. Driver's License
  • ID Card issued by S.C. Department of Motor Vehicles
  • S.C. Voter Registration Card with Photo
  • Federal Military ID
  • U.S. Passport

Voters should remember to bring one of these IDs with them to the polling place. Voters without Photo ID can get one free of charge from their county voter registration office or the Department of Motor Vehicles. For more information on Photo ID, visit or contact your county board of voter registration and elections.

At 5:00 p.m. on the day of the primaries and the day of any necessary runoffs, the county board of voter registration and elections will begin its examination of the absentee ballot return envelopes at McCormick County Administration Office Building, 160 S. Mine St., McCormick, SC, 29835.

At 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2024, the county board of canvassers will hold a hearing to determine the validity of all provisional ballots cast in the primaries. At 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 27, 2024, the county board of canvassers will hold a hearing to determine the validity of all provisional ballots cast in any necessary runoffs. These hearings will be held at McCormick County Administration Office Building, 160 S. Mine St., McCormick, SC, 29835.

The following precincts and polling places will be open during the primaries and runoffs from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Polling places are subject to change under certain conditions. Voters can check their assigned polling place at before going to the polls on election day.

Precincts                                                         Polling Places
001      Mt. Carmel                                                      Hwy 81, North, Mt. Carmel
002      Monticello                                                       713 Barksdale Ferry Rd, McCormick
003      Savannah                                                         100 Twelve Oaks Drive, McCormick
004      Willington                                                       2458 Hwy 81 North, Willington
006      McCormick 1                                                  316 McCracken St., McCormick
008      Bethany                                                           853 Hwy 378 East, McCormick
009      McCormick 2                                                  702 South Mine Street, McCormick
010      Plum Branch                                                   106 Depot St., Plum Branch
013      Parksville                                                         140 Park Self St., Parksville
014      Modoc                                                             144 Gilchrist Ferry Rd., Modoc
015      Clarks Hill                                                       122 Burning Bush Ln., Clarks Hill    


The McCormick County Board of Voter Registration and Elections meets the Fourth Tuesday of the month at the McCormick County Library, 201 Railroad Ave., McCormick beginning at 10:00 a.m. The agenda will be posted on the front door of the building 24 hours in advance of each meeting. 

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