2019 Candidate Information


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A special filing period was held as no candidate filings were received for certain offices. 

Candidates Who Have Filed

2019 Election Guide for Candidates 
(Dates listed in this guide apply to May 2019 filing week.)


  1. Filing for Office
  2. Voters' Pamphlet
  3. Additional Resources

The Special 3 Day Filing Period has ended. 



Online candidate filing opens Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 4:00 p.m. on Aug. 15.  

In-person filing is available during business hours (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) Aug. 13, 14, and 15 at the Pierce County Election Center, located at 2501 South 35th St. Suite C in Tacoma.

Be prepared to: 
  • Provide an email address and phone number.
  • Use a campaign mailing address, phone number, and website address when you file for office. If you don’t, your voter registration address will be published online in the list of candidates who have filed.

2019 Lot Drawing from Filing Week May 2019
The lot draw order was based on the race with the largest number of candidates. The drawing is applied to all other races. 

Pierce County Candidates in Primary Ballot Order

Pierce County Candidates in Ballot Order

2019 Election Guide for Candidates