Volusia County Department of Elections

Becoming A Candidate

Becoming a Candidate 2022 [PDF] - Updated 1/13/2021

Becoming a Municipal Candidate 2021-2022 [PDF] - Updated 5/10/2021

Candidate Information Session - [PDF] TBD 2022

Click on any item to learn more about becoming a candidate:

What is a Candidate

Who can be a Candidate

When to Announce Candidacy

When and Where to File Qualifying Papers

Qualifying Fees

Qualifying by Petition

Candidate Forms

Resign to Run Information


For any candidacy or election information pertaining to municipal elections, please contact the appropriate municipal clerk.



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