Candidate Information

May 17, 2022 Primary Election

February 28, 2022 Candidate Filing Begins

Forms available at the Election Office, 210 Courthouse Way, Ste. 100, Rigby, Idaho 83442.

March 11, 2022 Candidate Filing Deadline

Forms must be completed, certified and filed with the Election Office by 5:00 p.m.

  • Nonpartisan Candidates: Petitions to nominate political subdivision candidates for the May 17 Primary.
  • County Candidates (including independents): who plan to run for county office, during the May 17 and Nov. 8 elections.
  • Statewide Candidates (including independents):  who plan to run for precinct, state or district office, during the May 17 and Nov. 8 elections.

Other Notable Deadlines

  • March 25, 2022 Partisan Candidate Withdrawal Deadline: Last day partisan candidates can withdraw from the May 17 primary.
  • March 25, 2022 Write-In Candidates: Deadline for partisan and nonpartisan write-in candidates to file a declaration of intent for the May 17 primary.
  • April 1, 2022 Nonpartisan Candidate Withdrawal Deadline: Last day nonpartisan candidates can withdraw from the May 17 primary.

Campaign Finance

Sunshine Law Manual

Campaign Finance Reporting Schedule 2022

To Create a Campaign Finance Account :  Create Campaign Finance Account User Guide