You will complete paperwork on site with the filing official. An Affidavit of Candidacy is required for all candidates. Other paperwork and forms may be required. All paperwork will be provided to you at the time of filing.
- Please bring valid ID. The filing official will verify your eligibility to file for office.
- You will receive a copy of the 2023 Candidate Information Packet.
- Be prepared to wait if you arrive on the first or last day of filing.
When to file
Tuesday, August 1, 2023 - Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Weekdays, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (5:00 p.m. on August 15)
Where to file
2023 Candidate Filing will be located at the Elections & Voter Services office: 980 E Hennepin Ave.
Withdraw from office
If you wish to withdraw after filing, the withdrawal deadline is Thursday, August 17, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. This process must be completed with election officials at the filing location.