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Write-in Candidate Procedures

A person whose name does not appear on the ballot may be elected to an office if the person files a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy no later than 45 days prior to the election. A write-in candidate must fulfill all qualifications for the office sought. Further information is available in the Write-in Candidates Guide provided below.

Write-in Candidate’s Guide for the 2012 General Election     PDF            Word

Declarations of Write-in Candidacy

President, Vice-President and Presidential Electors   PDF      Word

All Offices other than President, Vice-President and Presidential Electors    PDF            Word


The filing deadline for the November 6, 2012 General Election is Monday, September 24, 2012.