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Candidate Filing Fees

View the list of state and federal candidate filing fees​.

The filing fee is due with the declaration of candidacy. Candidates may pay online with a major credit card, and by personal check or cash if filing by mail or in person. The filing fee is non-refundable.

Candidates unable to pay the filing fee may instead submit a filing fee petition (PDF/Word​). The number of valid signatures required for each office is equal to the filing fee (one signature per dollar) for that office.

 
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PO Box 40229, Olympia WA 98504-0229
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