Filing for Office

    • There are different filing requirements, dates and locations depending upon the political office your are filing for.
      • Filing Office:
        • Federal offices: Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State
        • State legislature, executive or judicial offices:  Wright County Auditor/Treasurer's Office (if you reside in Wright County) or the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State
        • County office: Wright County Auditor/Treasurer's Office
        • Municipal offices: The city or town hall of the municipality
        • School district offices: The administrative building for the school district
      • All Candidates:
        • Must be eligible to vote in Minnesota
        • Must have not filed for another office at the upcoming primary or general election
        • Must be 21 years of age or more upon assuming office
        • Must have maintained residence in their district for at least 30 days before the general election
      • Visit the Secretary of State's "Become A Candidate" for additional information