This is the first step in filing as a candidate online. Before you are officially recorded as a candidate for public office, your online filing will be reviewed for accuracy and completeness. Filings are not official until validated and approved by the Elections Office. Your name will appear on the San Juan County Website as a candidate for office once your Declaration of Candidacy is validated and approved.
San Juan County Elections Office will accept online candidate filings from this website from Wednesday, August 14 at 9 AM through Friday, August 16 at 4 PM. All candidate filings must be completed no later than 4 PM on Friday, August 16. Online filings submitted after 4 PM on Friday, August 16 will not be accepted. Assistance with this process is available by calling the Elections Office at (360) 378-3357 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
In person filings will be accepted Wednesday, August 14 at 8 AM through Friday, August 16 at 4:30 PM.
Filing fees are non-refundable.
Offices Open for Filing:
SJC Fire Protection #5 - Fire Commissioner 2
Orcas Island Park & Recreation District - Park & Recreation Commissioner #1
Orcas Island Park & Recreation District - Park & Recreation Commissioner #3
Shaw Park & Recreation District - Park & Recreation Commissioner #5
San Juan County Cemetery District #3 - Cemetery Commission #1
San Juan County Cemetery District #3 - Cemetery Commission #3
Cape San Juan Water District - Water Commissioner #1 Cape San Juan Water District - Water Commissioner #3
Cattle Point Water District - Water Commissioner #2
Cattle Point Water District - Water Commissioner #3
To submit a Declaration of Candidacy using this website, you must meet the following requirements:
You must be a registered voter in the district for which are you file.
You must have a valid email address.
If there is a filing fee, pay with a credit card.
There is no Withdrawal of Candidacy for 3-day Filing.
Candidate statements are due Monday, August 19. Candidate statements can be emailed to email@example.com. Select the options to update candidate statement later.
This is the first page of the Online Candidate Filing Wizard. Click the link below to start the process of filing for an elected office in San Juan County.