Federal General Elections
Election Date: November 8, 2022
Write-In Declaration of Intent Closes: September 6, 2022
Candidate Filing Forms and Information
- Filing for County Office (PDF)
- Filing for State Office
- Candidate Calendar & Information (PDF)
- How to File Campaign Finance Form Online
- Withdrawal of Candidacy Form (PDF)
- Declaration of Intent and Oath of Candidacy for Write-In Candidate (PDF)
|County Offices (Four Year Terms)||Filing Fee|
|Clerk & Recorder||$339.00|
|Commissioner (District 2)||$339.00|
|Justice of the Peace||$332.74|
|Superintendent of Schools||$166.37|
**Fees for State Offices will vary. View a list of state offices and fees (pdf).
Where to File for Office
County Office filing forms are to be filed with the County Election Office, 121 3rd Street W, Room 227, Hardin, MT 59034. If you are running for a state office, file your form with the Secretary of State's Office, PO Box 202801, Helena, MT 59620.
Campaign Finance Forms
Statement of Candidate forms must be filed online with the Commissioner of Political Practices (COPP) within five (5) days of filing for office. Any questions regarding campaign finances shall be directed to the COPP at 406-444-2942.
Additional Filing Information
If you plan on filing as an Independent candidate, please contact the election office at 406-665-9704 for details.
For more information on running for state offices, please contact the Secretary of State's Office at 406-444-2034 or toll free at 888-884-8683.