Candidate Filing Forms

Whitman County is pleased and excited to offer online candidate filing.

Features & Benefits of Filing Online

  • It’s quick and it’s easy!
  • Can be done from your home or anywhere
  • No standing in line
  • You enter the data, so you know it’s right
  • Candidates will receive an email should someone file against you
  • Candidates will have the choice to submit their candidate statements and photos online

Declaration of Candidacy

To submit a Declaration of Candidacy online, the following is required:

  • You must be a registered voter in the district for which you are filing
  • You must have a valid email address
  • In order to complete your online filing, if there is a filing fee, you must either pay by credit card, or come into the Auditor’s office to pay by the close of filing

Important Details

Please make sure you:

  • Read all instructions very carefully
  • File before the deadlines
  • If you choose not to use this online option, you may file at our office between the hours of 8 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday

Candidate filing fees are non-refundableIt is your responsibility to submit your online filing correctly.

If you need assistance or have any questions, contact the Whitman County Election Office at 509-397-5284.

Certificate of Appointment

Declaration of Candidacy

Declaration of Candidacy PCO

Declaration of Write-in Candidacy

Withdrawal of Candidacy