2020 Candidate Filing Fees and Petition Requirements
2020 Filing Fees
Filing fees are payable via cashier's check or certified check. Checks for state or federal candidates must be made out to the "Secretary of the State Election Board". Checks for county candidates must be made payable to the Secretary of the appropriate County Election Board.
U.S. Senator: $2,000
U.S. Congress: $1,000
Corporation Commissioner: $1,000
State Senator: $750
State House of Representatives: $500
County Officers: $300
2020 Petition Requirements
In lieu of a filing fee, a candidate may submit a petition supporting their candidacy signed by not less than two percent of the number of registered voters in the appropriate district or in the state, as applicable for the office sought.
The official number of signatures required is based on voter registration statistics as of November 1, 2019.