Elections

County Registrar


The DeSoto County Circuit Clerk serves as the county registrar, whose duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Administering and supervising voter registration
  • Issue Mississippi Voter Identification Cards to registered voters who do not have any other acceptable forms of photo ID
  • Preparing and holding elections
  • Serving as staff support to the Election Commission
  • Programming election memory cards and encoders
  • Maintaining records
  • Archiving Election Results
  • Performing additional tasks as assigned

Notice to Registered Voters


If you are a registered voter, please verify your voter registration through the Voter Registration Inquiry.

Reasons to update voter registration are :
  • if you have moved within the county
  • if you have changed your name
  • if you have a change of physical address or mailing address
If you have moved out of the county please send notification in writing to the Circuit Clerk's Office. Voter registration applications can be downloaded here. These are to be mailed to the DeSoto County Circuit Clerk, 2535 Highway 51 S., Hernando, Ms 38632.
If you have any questions, please contact the Secretary of State's Office
at 1-800-829-6786 or the Circuit Clerk's office at 662-469-8365.