Local Candidates - County Partisan Offices

For County Clerk, County Treasurer, Sheriff, Coroner, Clerk of Circuit Court, Register of Deeds and Surveyor:

ELIS-16 Ballot Access Checklist for Partisan County Candidates [Updated for 2018]

Candidates for county office should visit the Local Campaign Finance page on the Wisconsin Ethics Commission website for information about campaign finance registration and reporting.


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.