Candidate materials






Becoming a candidate

If you are considering running for office in Ohio, the Candidate Requirement Guide can help you navigate the legal requirements to get your name on the ballot.



Resources

Precinct Maps


Raising and spending money

Important 2016 deadlines to remember-

PRE-PRIMARY: March 3, 2016 to disclose activity through February 24, 2016
POST-PRIMARY: April 22, 2016 to disclose activity through April 15, 2016
2016 SEMI-ANNUAL: July 29, 2016 to disclose activity through June 30, 2016

PRE-GENERAL: October 27, 2016 to disclose activity through October 19, 2016
POST-GENERAL: December 16, 2016 to disclose activity through December 9, 2016
2016 ANNUAL: January 31, 2017 to disclose activity through December 31, 2016

The Ohio Campaign Finance Guide was developed to help you meet your campaign finance reporting obligations. The information is specific to your type of reporting entity and contains links to Ohio Revised Code and other resources you may find helpful.