Voting Districts & Elections

City Council Election

The next City Council Election will be in 2020. For additional information contact City Clerk Linda Hammett at (803) 436-2578 or email


City Council Filing Dates & Fees

Filing Opens: July 15, 2020 at Noon
Filing Closes: August 17, 2020 at Noon


City Council Fee: $240
Mayor Fee: $400

Filing Location

Filing will take place with the City Clerk, located on the fourth floor of the Sumter Opera House (21 North Main Street; Sumter, South Carolina 29150). Office Hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday.