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Candidate Filing Portal

Want to run for office?
If you want to run for office, you can complete most of the process remotely using our online tools. You can begin the online candidate filing process here.
Begin the online candidate filing process here ►

Log in to the online candidate filing system
If you have already begun the online candidate filing process, you can use this link to log in to the system. 
Click here to log in to the online candidate filing system ►

View the Candidate's Handbook
The candidate's handbook has all the information needed if you are going to run for office. This handbook is a requirement for all candidates. 
View the Candidate's Handbook ►

Make an appointment to finish the candidate filing process
Save time by scheduling an appointment online at ocvote.com/appointments to complete the candidate filing process. Appointments are available in the morning or in the evening.
Make an appointment to finish candidate filing  ►

Offices to be filled and general qualifications to run for an office
If you are interested in running for office, the information here may be helpful in determining the qualifications for the office.
View the general qualifications ►