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    Procedures for Candidates

    Voter Registration Requirements for Candidates (House Bill 484) Frequently Asked Questions


    Rules regarding how the name can be listed on the ballot (Texas Election Code - Title 5 - Chapter 52 - Subchapter B)

    * for the Local Offices you must contact the Local Enity (City, ISD, Water District or Municipal Management District) that you as seeking the Office for.
    Offices up for Election in 2020 (Information for SOS Website)
    Filing for a Place on the Ballot:
    • As a candidate for a Local office (City, ISD, Water District or Municipal Management District) * An individual seeking a place on the ballot in political subdivision other than the County must file with the designated authority in the political subdivision where the office is being sought.

    Tarrant County Elections Administration

    2700 Premier Street

    Fort Worth, TX 76111

    Phone#: 817-831-8683

    TDD: 817-759-7801


    Hours of Business: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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    This page was last modified on September 04, 2019


    County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111

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