For County Clerk, County Treasurer, Sheriff, Coroner, Clerk of Circuit Court, Register of Deeds and Surveyor:
- ETHCF-1 Campaign Registration Statement
- EL-162 Declaration of Candidacy
- Memorandum Regarding Felony Convictions
- EL-168 Nomination Paper for Partisan Office
Local candidates should visit the Local Campaign Finance page for information about registration and reporting. Use the GABIS-17 Campaign Finance Checklist [revised for 2016].
Candidate committees may be required to file with the IRS. Click here for guidance.
Registered Write-In Candidates
To register as a write-in candidate, a Campaign Registration Statement (ETHCF-1) must be filed with the filing officer prior to collecting or spending any money on the campaign.
The deadline to register as a write-in candidate is 12:00 p.m. (noon) the Friday before the election.