The filing period for the nomination papers of write-in candidates for every elective office appearing on the ballot for the June 3 primary election was announced by the San Mateo County Elections Office. To qualify for the June election, potential write-in candidates must file their nomination papers between 8 a.m. Monday, April 7 and 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 20.
Those eligible to conduct a write-in candidacy must file their nomination documents at the San Mateo County Registration and Elections Division at 40 Tower Road. Candidates are advised to schedule an appointment for the filing, to ensure adequate time for instruction and document processing. Those interested should contact the filing officer, Jamie Kuryllo, at (650) 312-5202 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
Potential write-in candidates must file a Statement of Write-In Candidacy providing the candidate’s name and residential address, the candidate’s declaration of candidacy for a specifically named office and specific election date and a Statement of Economic Interests (Form 700). No filing fee or charge shall be required, according to the Elections Office.