Cleveland County Coroner

Employer / Organization

Cleveland County

Next Election

Nov 08, 2022

Filing Window

Dec 06, 2021 - Dec 06, 2021


The coroner is responsible for investigating deaths within the county. The coroner performs autopsies, conducts inquiries, and determines the cause of death. This office also maintains related records and handles the personal effects of the deceased.

Application Guidelines
If you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county board of elections. The elections board can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. Party candidates will need to meet earlier deadlines to participate in the primary.

Submit application to:
Cleveland County Board of Elections, 215 Patton Dr., Shelby, NC, 28150, US