Candidate Filing Week is May 13, 2019 - May 17, 2019

Candidate Filing Checklist:

Where to File 

The Secretary of State accepts candidate filings for federal and statewide executive offices, and for any legislative, court of appeals, and superior court office serving more than one county.

The Franklin County Auditor's Office accepts filings for all countywide and local offices.

Filing for Office​

  • By Mail: April 29 - May 17, 2019
  • In-Person: Monday, May 13, 8:30am - Friday, May 17, 2019, 5:00pm
  • Online: Monday, May 13, 9:00am - Friday, May 17, 2019, 4:00pm​


Candidate Filing Forms

Useful Links

Candidate Filing Fee  

RCW 29A.24.091

CANDIDATE FILING FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE even if you withdrawal or file for the wrong office. It is the candidate's responsibility to submit their online filing correctly. 

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