Transylvania County Board of Elections

Candidate Filing and Information

When is the next election?


Municipal elections will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019

What offices are up for election?


For voters in the Brevard municipality, three city council seats will be on the November ballot. It is a nonpartisan election where the top three candidates will win the city council seats.

For voters in the Rosman municipality, the mayor and two board of alderman seats will be on the November ballot. It is also a nonpartisan election where the top two candidates will win the board of alderman seats and the top choice for mayor will fill that position.


When is the filing period?


  • Begins : Noon on Friday, July 5, 2019
  • Ends : Noon on Friday, July 19, 2019

What are the qualifications to be elected to office?


  • A registered voter in the county of residence
  • At least 21 years of age
  • Eligible to vote for the office filed for

Who has filed for office in the 2019 Municipal?


Click here to see who has filed in the City of Brevard and the Town of Rosman.

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