Transylvania County Board of Elections

Candidate Filing and Information

When is the next election?


The Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2021.

What offices are up for election?


The mayor and two city council seats in the City of Brevard and three board of alderman seats in the Town of Rosman. Click here for more information.

Who will be on the ballot?


Click here to see the sample ballot. (When available)

For voters in the Brevard municipality, the mayor and two city council seats will be on the November ballot. It is a nonpartisan election where the top two candidates will win the city council seats and the top choice for mayor will fill that position.

For voters in the Rosman municipality, 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.

When is the filing period?


  • Begins : Noon on Friday, July 2, 2021
  • Ends : Noon on Friday, July 16, 2021

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 *(see note)
  • Note: for municipal elections, that means also a resident of that municipality

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