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Information for Candidates

Federal, State, Multi-County Candidates - Qualifying Officer: Florida Division of Elections

Municipal Candidates - Qualifying Officer: Municipal Clerk

County Candidates - Qualifying Officer: Deborah Clark, Supervisor of Elections

2020 Candidate Information:
Offices up for Election in 2020
For more information regarding candidate qualifying in 2020, please call (727) 464-4987.


County Candidate Forms: 
Florida Division of Elections - County Candidate Forms
Florida Commission on Ethics (2019 Form 1 and Form 6 will be available Jan. 1, 2020)
Candidate Petition (Form DS-DE 104) (Spanish) (Candidate Petition Information)
Affidavit of Undue Burden (Form DS-DE 19A) (Spanish)
Special District Candidate - Affidavit of Intention Form
County Candidate Information:
2019 Candidate Reporting Period Deadlines
2018 Pinellas County Candidate Handbook (Updated January 2018)
Pinellas County Campaign Finance Handbook
County Candidate Petition Information
State Laws and Handbooks:
Florida Election Laws
State Candidate and Campaign Treasurer's Handbook 
State Qualifying Handbook
Federal Qualifying Handbook
Guidelines for Determining When Residency Qualifications for Elected Office Must be Met