Countdown to November 4 General Election
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Candidates must follow certain laws and requirements to run for office.
Campaign Skills Seminar on Jun. 11
Citizens considering running for elected office can attend the Campaign Skills Seminar on Jun. 11 in the Virginia Gardens Town Hall.
Candidates, campaign treasures and volunteers will get information about fundraising and record keeping, as well as the legal and ethical obligations of seeking public office.
The seminar, which runs from 6:30-8:30 p.m., is free and open to the public. For more information or to reserve a seat, email Robert Thompson or call 305-350-0630.
Candidate Qualifying Handbook
Information on how to run for elected office in Miami-Dade County.
Candidate Campaign Information
View financial contributions and other reports from Miami-Dade County Commission, Judicial, School Board and other candidates for the 2014 General Election, and going back to 2002.
Campaign Treasurer's Reports must be filed by all Miami-Dade County candidates with the Miami-Dade County Supervisor of Elections via the Online Reporting application. To access the application, you must first obtain a login ID and password from the Elections Department.
Some County candidates for office must also file an Absentee Ballot Campaign Report.
Recent Legislative Changes
Recent Miami-Dade County and State of Florida decisions regarding elections.
Each political party and each candidate may have one watcher in each polling room or early voting area at any one time during the election.
There are deadlines to officially designate poll watchers for elections.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Fri May 22, 2015 6:26:20 PM
Read information and obtain forms on candidate financial disclosures, as well as required disclosure forms for advisory board members and government employees.
Data and Document Requests
Documents and data, including district maps, voter data and absentee ballot information, can be requested from the Elections Department.
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