2022 Statewide Candidate Filing
Federal, state, legislative, judicial, district attorney, and county candidate filing will be held April 13-15, 2022.
Candidate Filing Packets and filing information are available on our 2022 Candidate Filing Page.
2022 Filing Fees and Petitions
Candidates have the option to submit their notarized Declaration of Candidacy with a filing fee, in the form of a cashier’s check or certified check, OR a petition. (See 26 O.S. § 5-112)
|United States Senator||$2,000.00|
|United State Representative||$1,000.00|
|Superintendent of Public Instruction||$1,000.00|
|State Auditor and Inspector||$1,000.00|
|Commissioner of Labor||$1,000.00|
|Associate District Judge||$500.00|
A petition supporting a candidate’s filing must be signed by not fewer than two percent (2%) of the number of registered voters in the district, county or state, as appropriate for the office sought. (See 26 O.S. § 5-112) The official petition form and instructions will be included in the Candidate Filing Packet and can also be downloaded below:
Instructions and Official Petition Form
Signature Requirements for State Senator| State Representative
Signature Requirements for Federal Offices| State Offices| District Attorney| District Judge
Signature Requirements for County Commissioner
Signature Requirements for County Office
Municipal Candidate Filing
Note: Candidates should contact their municipal offices or their County Election Board to verify candidate filing dates.
Board of Education Candidate Filing
Board of Education Candidate Filing will be held December 6-8, 2021. Candidates file at their County Election Board.
Board of Education Primary Election: February 8, 2022
Board of Education General Election: April 5, 2022