Getting on the Ballot: State Candidates - Partisan

For Statewide Constitutional and Legislative Office -- Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State, State Treasurer, State Senator, Representative to the Assembly: 

ELIS-9 Ballot Access Checklist for Statewide and Legislative Candidates

For District Attorney:

ELIS-12 Ballot Access Checklist

Campaign Finance Information for Candidates

Please visit the Wisconsin Ethics Commission website for information about registering your campaign committee and filing financial reports.

Registered Write-In Candidates

To register as a write-in candidate, a Campaign Registration Statement (CF-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.