Candidate Filing Period July 18, 2022 to August 12, 2022

The nomination period for the following local offices that are scheduled to be voted upon at the November 8, 2022 General Election will begin July 18, 2022.

Candidates are encouraged to file their candidacy papers in papers in-person by appointment, however, you may authorize someone else to pick up documents by appointment on your behalf.

Candidate Filing Appointments

We are happy to assist with your candidate filing needs. You may schedule an appointment online or by calling us at (916)875-6276

Resources for Candidates

The Candidate Guide is intended to provide general information for candidates and does not have the force or effect of law, regulation or rule. It is distributed with the understanding that the Voter Registration and Elections Office of the County of Sacramento is not rendering legal advice. Therefore, the guide is not a substitute for legal counsel for the individual, organization or candidate using it.