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Candidate Filing Information

Running for Office

Congratulations on making the decision to run for public office. The following information is intended to guide you through the process. Please contact our office if you have any additional questions.

Below are fillable PDFs of the Political Committee Statement of Organization, Financial Disclosure Statement, and nomination paper and petition forms. Word and Spanish versions are available upon request.

2018 Important Dates 

*Candidate filing periods:

  • Special District Candidates
       First Day to File: July 9 (Monday)
       Last Day to File: August 8 (Wednesday)
  • Judge Retention Candidates
       First Day to File: August 8 (Wednesday)
       Last Day to File: September 7 (Friday)

Signature Requirements:

Candidate Filing Checklists:

Select the checklist and forms according to which type of candidacy you wish to run.  All forms are fillable online and may then be saved and printed.

*Partisan and Nonpartisan Nomination OR Independent filing checklists
Write-In Candidate information is available upon request.

*Required documents: