Public Notice of Candidate Filing

Spartanburg County


Any candidate seeking a political party’s nomination for the 2018 General Election must file with the appropriate county board of voter registration & elections or the State Election Commission during the upcoming filing period.  Candidate filing opens noon, March 16, 2018 and closes noon, March 30, 2018.


Office Filing Location

Secretary of State

State Treasurer

Attorney General

Comptroller General

State Superintendent of Education

Commissioner of Agriculture

U.S. House of Representatives (All Districts)

Solicitor (Circuits 3, 5, 6, 12, 13, 15)

Lieutenant Governor – No longer files in March and is designated by candidate for Governor to be elected jointly.
Adjutant General – No longer an elected office.

State Election Commission (SEC)

1122 Lady Street, Suite 500

Columbia, SC  29201



State House of Representatives (file in county of residence)

Spartanburg County Probate

Spartanburg County Treasurer

Spartanburg County Auditor

Spartanburg County Council Chair

Spartanburg County  Council Districts 2, 5 and 6




Board of Voter Registration and Elections, Spartanburg County

366 N Church St, Room 1630

Spartanburg, SC 29303


SEC and County Board Filing Hours

March 16                                     12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Other Business Days           8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
March 30                                    8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Filing Form:  The Statement of Intention of Candidacy & Party Pledge (SICPP) form required for filing is available in the “Candidate Information” section of and at the county elections office.


Filing Fee:  Filing fees are paid at the time of filing by candidates seeking the nomination of a party nominating by primary.  The list of filing fees is available at  Filing fee checks should be made payable to the appropriate state political party.  A candidate seeking the nomination of a party nominating by convention does not pay a filing fee.


State Ethics Filings:  Candidates are required to file a Statement of Economic Interests and a Campaign Disclosure online with the State Ethics Commission at  Failure to file these documents may result in a candidate fine but will not disqualify a candidate from the election.  Contact the State Ethics Commission for more information.

Sen. Glenn Reese

Senate District 11


Michael Brown

County Council, District 1

Phone: (864) 573-1003

Rep. Rosalyn Henderson Myers

House District 31

Phone:  864.973.7595