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CANDIDATE FILING DEADLINES & INFORMATION


List of Offices Up Carson City 2018 Election

Candidates filing for judicial office begins the first Monday in January of the year in which the election is to be held nor later than 5 p.m. on the second Friday after the first Monday in January.

For all other candidates, the first Monday in March of the year in which the election is to be held nor later than 5 p.m. on the second Friday after the first Monday in March.

Local office candidate filing packets are available at the Carson City Clerk's office

YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PRESENT A VALID NEVADA DRIVER'S LICENSE OR IDENTIFICATION CARD CONTAINING YOUR PHOTOGRAPH AND RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS.  IF YOUR RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS DOES NOT APPEAR ON YOUR DRIVER'S LICENSE OR IDENTIFICATION CARD, YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE PROOF OF RESIDENCY IN ADDITION TO YOUR IDENTIFICATION.

Completion of the following documents will assist with the document filing at the Clerk's office:

2018 Non-Judicial Candidate Application Checklist

The following Nevada Revised Statutes may be of further assistance to you: 

NRS 293.177 (amended by AB 21, 2017 Legislative Session)    Candidate filing information
NRS 293.1755 (amended by AB 21, 2017 Legislative Session) Candidate residency requirements
NRS 293.193    Candidate filing fees
NRS 293.202    Withdrawal/Rescission of a withdrawal requirements

Nevada Secretary of State 2018 Campaign Guide

2018 CANDIDATE FILING DATES 

Last day to withdraw or rescind withdrawal of judicial candidacy                          January 24, 2018

Non-Judicial candidate filing                                                                                       March 5 - March 16, 2018

Last day for non-judicial candidate name changes                                                               March 16, 2018

Last day to withdraw or rescind withdrawal of non-judicial candidacy                    March 27, 2018

REPORTING

Please contact the State of Nevada Commission on Ethics and the Nevada Secretary of State for required reporting and reporting deadlines.

State of Nevada Commission on Ethics                                                        
704 W. Nye Lane, Suite 204                                                                          
Carson City, NV 89703                                                                                
(775)687-5469 Telephone                                                                              
(775)687-1279 Facsimile

Nevada Secretary of State
101 North Carson Street, Suite 3
Carson City, NV 89701-3714
(775)684-5705 Telephone
(775)684-5718 Facsimile

PREVIOUS REPORTS

2012 to present Campaign reports are filed with the Secretary of State.

2008 - Candidates and Campaign Reports

2006 - Candidates and Campaign Reports