Idaho District Court Candidate Filing Information - 2018

Term of Office (34-616, Idaho Code):
Idaho District Court Judge:

Requirements to be elected to office (34-616, Idaho Code):
Idaho District Court Judge must:

Campaign Finance Filing Requirements:
Candidates for Idaho District Court must:

Filing Period:
Candidate Filing Dates:

Withdrawal Deadlines:

Candidate Filing:

Candidates have two options when filing for placement on the Primary Election Ballot:

  1. File a Declaration of Candidacy and pay the $150 filing fee.
  2. File a Declaration of Candidacy and nominating petitions, containing the signatures of at least 200 registered electors of the judicial district verified prior to submission.

The District Judge Filing Packet has the necessary forms, an information sheet and instructions for completing the forms.

Signature Collection - Each petition signature sheet must:

Where to File:

Mailing Address:

Idaho Secretary of State's Office
Elections Division
PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0080

Shipping Address (UPS, FedEx, DHL, etc.):

Idaho Secretary of State's Office
Elections Division
450 N 4th Street
Boise, ID 83702

Personal Delivery:

Idaho Secretary of State's Office
State Capitol
700 W Jefferson, Ste E205
Boise, ID 83702

Note: Declaration of Candidacy forms may be scanned and emailed or faxed after completion. However, signature petition sheets may not be emailed or scanned. The original petition sheets with the county certifications must be submitted to the Secretary of State's Office.

Email:

elections@sos.idaho.gov

Fax:

(208) 334-2282