Candidate Filing

Online Candidate Filing is now open through Friday, May 17th at 4:00 PM.

Online Candidate Filing is now open.

You may file your Declaration of Candidacy online with the Secretary of State's Office for these public offices:

  • United States Senator
  • United States Represenative
  • State Representative (multi-county only)
  • Supreme Court Justice
  • Court of Appeals Judge
  • Superior Court Judge (multi-county only)
Requirements to file online (online filing opens May 10th at  9am)
  • Be registered to vote in the district for which you are filing
  • Pay with Visa, MasterCard or American Express
  • Provide a valid email address
File in person or by mail when:

Knowingly providing false information on a Declaration of Candidacy is a class C felony as provided by RCW 29A.84.711.