Media Release from the Auditor's Office
Due to COVID-19, the Election Office is currently
closed to the public until further notice. You can
register to vote at voter.votewa.gov and find
information on voting in Washington. Please call
our office for any information if you do not have
access to internet service. Please contact the
Candidate Filing Week: Monday, May 11th
– Friday, May15th. For candidates wanting to file
for office, please be prepared to file online or by
mail. To file by mail, go to the county’s website,
and click on the Election tab, then click on
Candidate Forms, then Declaration of Candidacy.
Print the form you need. Please note that if you
are filing for Precinct Committee Officer, it is a
separate filing form and there is no filing fee.
Also, please check the tab “Offices Up for Election
in 2020” to verify that the office you are filing
for is actually up for election in 2020 and what the
filing fee will be. Mail your form and filing fee
to our address listed above. Filing by mail begins
April 27th and ends May 15th.
All mail filings must be in our office by May 15th,
not mailed May 15th. Any filings we
receive before filing week starts, will not be
opened until filing opens on May 11th.
Filing for office online will not be available until
Monday, May 11th at 9:00a.m. and it will
close at 4:00p.m. on Friday, May 15th.
These directives will remain in effect until further
directions from the State of Washington. We
appreciate your cooperation in controlling this