Frequently Used Forms

Voter Registration or Update Current Registration

  • Online request: Online Registration Application - NCDMV - register or change your registration information (for citizens with NC DMV license, permit, or ID card)
  • Printable form: Voter Registration Form - use to register to vote or change your voter information.
    • New voters to a county must send original documents (law requires we have an original signature)
    • Current Catawba County voters making changes to name, address, or party affiliation may mail, fax or Email the registration.

Request an Absentee by Mail ballot:

Notice of Deceased Voter - use to remove a deceased relative from the books. Mail, Fax or Email

Request to Cancel Voter Registration - use to remove your name from the books. Mail, Fax or Email

Information Request Form - request lists of registered voters based on specific criteria. Details about requests. Mail, Fax or Email

Catawba Voters send forms to: PO Box 132, Newton, NC 28658 | FAX 828-464-9832 |

Election Official/Poll Worker Application

Poll Worker Application - request to be added to the Election Official training list (or conct the BOE at 828-464-2424)

Election Brochures and Informational Flyers

Information for Catawba County Voters

Current Elected Officials

Catawba Co Board of Elections Contact Methods

Completed forms may be sent to the Catawba County Board of Elections office via:

  • Mail: Catawba County BOE, PO Box 132, Newton, NC 28658
  • In Person: 145 Government Drive, Newton (beside the parking deck south of the Justice Center). This is a new location as of 2020.
  • Fax*: 828-464-9832
  • Email*:

*Note: Registrations may not be faxed or emailed for new voters in Catawba County. NC Law requires a registration form with an original voter signature.

Other Election Related Forms and Information

Running for Municipal Office - Information on running for local office [Link to SBOE]

Petitions - Information on starting a petition [Link to SBOE]

Withdrawal of Candidacy - Form must be submitted before the end of the third business day before the filing period ends [Link to SBOE]

Candidate Challenges - Form must be submitted no later than ten business days after the close of filing period [Link to SBOE]

Campaign Finance Complaint Form - Use to send complaint about a campaign finance violation to the State Board of Elections