Office of Elections - Candidate Information
This section of our website is dedicated to providing information regarding candidates & the filing process for upcoming elections.
Senate & House District seats must be filed through the Secretary of State's Office. Candidates filing for local positions, such as City, County, School, and Special District seats, must file through our office.
Each candidate for office must affirm when they file their candidate filing form that they meet (or will meet within constitutional and statutory deadlines) the qualifications prescribed by the Constitution and laws of the United States and the State of Montana.
To access financial campaign reports click here.
To view local elected positions and terms, click here.
2015 Candidate Office Filing Lists & Filing Dates
Specal District Filing:
Opens December 22nd, 2014 and closes February 19th, 2015
School Trustee Filing:
Opens December 22nd, 2014 and closes March 26th, 2015
Forms for School District Candidates
→ Affidavit of Signature Gatherer
→ Signature Form for Petition for Nomination
→ Oath of Candidacy
→ C1A Financial Disclosure Statement
(C1A applicable to the following districts: #1, #4, & #40)
→ Declaration of Intent for Write-In Candidate (4/9/15 Deadline)
→ 2015 School Election Calendar
2015 School Trustee Filings TBD
- 2013 City Filing Fees & Information
- 2013 Municipal Election Calendar
- C1A Candidate Filing Form
City Candidate Filing Information
Precinct Committee Members
Candidate Sign Info
To access our comprehensive Campaign Sign FAQ that covers State, County and City regulations, click here.
For Political Campaign sign information click here.