Information for Candidates and Office Holders

Interested in running for public office?

You must first file an Appointment of Campaign Treasurer and return the completed form to the Elections Department.
Judicial Candidates Form /Non-Judicial Candidates Form

You may also wish to complete a Code of Fair Campaign Practices form.

Candidate/Office Holder Campaign Finance Report can be found here.

2018 Filing Schedule can be found here.

Please contact the Texas Ethics Commission to determine who the filling authority is for the office you intend to run.

The first day to file an application for a place on the March 6, 2018 Primary ballot is Saturday, November 11, 2017.  The filing deadline is Monday, December 11, 2017.  

Other important Primary 2018 Election Dates can be found here.