June 20, 2017 - Richland and Sumter Counties
Important Dates & Deadlines
Noon, Friday, March 3 - Filing Opens
Noon, Monday, March 13 - Filing Closes
Click Here for Candidate Tracking - Get candidate names and information (available after filing opens).
April 2 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary
May 2 - Primary
May 16 - Primary Runoff
May 21 - Voter Registration Deadline for Special Election
June 20 - Special Election
Candidate Filing Information
- Candidates file at the county voter registration and election office in their county of residence. Click here for office addresses and phone numbers.
- The filing fee for this office is $147.00. The filing fee is paid by Democratic and Republican party candidates only. Filing fees can be made by check or money order. Filing fee checks should be made out to the appropriate State party.
- Download the Statement of Intention of Candidacy form here.