Candidate Resources

2021 Candidate Filing

Candidates Who Filed
Candidates in Lot Draw Order
Candidate Lot Draw Certification

Candidate Filing Week for the 2021 election cycle was May 17 - May 21.

The deadline to withdraw for the 2021 Primary and General Election was May 24, 2021 by 5 p.m. A Declaration of Candidacy may be withdrawn by submitting a written request for withdrawal to the Elections Office no later than 5 p.m. on the Monday following the last day that candidates may file. If this deadline is missed, you cannot receive an extension. Filing fees are non-refundable.

Forms and Resources

2021 Candidate Filing Guide
2021 Jurisdiction Manual
Offices Open for Election - Cowlitz
Offices Open for Election - State
Withdrawal of Candidacy Form
Election Data Request Form
Filing Fee Petition Form

  1. Online Candidate Filing Workshop
  2. In-Person Candidate Filing Workshop

Thank you to those that attended our Online Candidate Filing Workshop! You can view the training below.