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Notice of Candidacy Filing Procedures for the 2024 Municipal Election for the Town of Hilton Head Island

July 2, 2024

The Town of Hilton Head Island announces the candidate filing period for the 2024 Municipal General Election on Tuesday, November 5, 2024, for the purpose of electing Town Council members for Wards 1, 3, and 6.

Citizens who are interested in filing for candidacy may do so at Town Hall, One Town Center Court, starting at 8 am, Tuesday, July 16th until noon, Thursday, August 15th during normal operating hours (8 am – 4:30 pm).

The Statement of Candidacy can be obtained from the Town Clerk’s office at Town Hall but must be completed and signed at the time of submission. Candidates should bring a government issued photo ID and be prepared to submit a $35 filing fee for the Office of Town Council. The fee can be paid by cash, credit card, or check made payable to the Town of Hilton Head Island.

Candidates should be aware of the following procedures and guidelines for filing:

This is a nonpartisan election. No political party affiliation will be placed on the ballot for any municipal candidate.

All questions on candidacy filing may be directed to the Town Clerk, Kimberly Gammon at 843-341-4701 or

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Carolyn Grant, Communications Manager