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Elections

Candidate Information


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Self-Serve Candidate Calendar

Candidate Filing Tutorial

Campaign Committee Filing Tutorial



Candidate Filing Documents


​Documents

​Notes

​Candidate Information Guide
Candidate Check List
​Helps candidates keep track of completed forms
Candidate Intention Statement (Form 501)
​Must be filed before soliciting or receiving any contributions or before making expenditures
​Deadline Acknowledgement
​Candidate must sign, acknowledging they are responsible for meeting filing deadlines
Candidate Public Information Worksheet
​Candidates can give or deny permission for the Elections office to post the candidates personal information on our website
Short Form (Form 470)
​Must be completed by candidates who do not have a controlled committee
Ballot Designation Worksheet
​Declare the three or less words that will appear under the candidates name on ballot. Candidate must choose their own ballot designation. An Elections official will contact the candidate if their chosen designation does not meet the requirements
​Statement of Qualifications (Optional)
​200 words or less statement that is printed in the Voter Information Pamphlet
​Statement of Economic Interest (Form 700)
Required to be completed by all candidates
Code of Fair Campaign Practices (Optional)
​Candidate agrees to run a clean, fair campaign
Nomination Petitions (El Dorado County Resource Conservation District)
​Candidates must get five valid landowner signatures
Nomination Petitions (Georgetown Divide Resource Conservation District)
​Candidates must get five valid landowner signatures
Political Sign Packet



State Candidates


​Documents

​Notes

Candidate Information Guide

Candidate Public Information Worksheet

​Candidates can give or deny permission for the Elections office to post the candidates personal information on our website

​Statement of Qualifications (Optional)
250 words or less statement that is printed in the Voter Information Pamphlet




City of Placerville and South Lake Tahoe


  • Contact the city clerks

Campaign Committee Fillings



​Documents

​410 - Statement of Organization
460 - Recipient Committee Campaign Statement
470 - Supplemental
497 - 24 Hour Contribution Report
496 - Independent Expenditure Report