Information for Candidates

Information for Candidates for the 2016 Elections

Filing for any office wholly contained within Washoe County can be be completed at the Washoe County Registrar of Voters office located at 1001 E. 9th Street, Building A, Rm 135A, Reno, NV 89512.  Please bring your photo ID that reflects your current residence address with your filing fee (payable by cash, certified check, or cashier's check per NRS 293.193) and allow approximately 20 minutes to complete the filing process.

Candidate Filing Periods

  • Judicial Candidate Filing Period     January 4, 2016 - January 15, 2016
    • For more information on filing for Judicial Office, CLICK HERE
  • Non-Judicial Candidate Filing Period     March 7, 2016 - March 18, 2016
    • For more information on filing for Non-Judicial Office, CLICK HERE

Annual Contribution and Expense Reports

  • Annual C & E Reports Due     January 15, 2016 and January 15, 2017
  • Annual Financial Disclosure Statement Due      January 15, 2016 and January 15, 2017

Candidate Financial Disclosure Statements

  • Candidate Financial Disclosure Statement Due March 28, 2016.  For more information CLICK HERE
  • All Judicial candidates are required to file a Financial Disclosure Statement (FDS) with the Administrative office of the Court (AOC) by March 31, 2016.  For more information regarding filing with the AOC, CLICK HERE

Contribution and Expense Reports

  • C & E Report #1 Due     May 24, 2016
  • C & E Report #2 Due     June 10, 2016
  • C & E Report #3 Due     October 18, 2016
  • C & E Report #4 Due     November 4, 2016
  • C & E Report #5 Due     January 15, 2017

For more information on reporting requirements or using AURORA to file, CLICK HERE.

CLICK HERE for more information regarding the qualifications for 2016 offices up for election.

CLICK HERE for more information regarding political signs.