Do you know which public office best suits you?
Decide which public office interests you the most. Look at the website for the governmental entity. What are the major issues facing that entity? Do you care about those issues? Are you passionate about helping to solve the problems facing the constituents?
Find out if you meet the residency requirements for the office by calling the Lake County Supervisor of Elections at 352-343-9734.
Find out the other requirements and procedures for running for office.
- For municipal offices: Call the city or town clerk.
- For county-wide offices: Contact the Lake County Supervisor of Elections at 352-343-9734 or go to www.lakevotes.com
- For state offices: Go to the Florida Division of Elections website at www.dos.myflorida.com/elections/candidates&committees.
- For federal offices: Go to Federal Elections Commission Website at www.fec.gov/help-candidates-and-committees, and to the Florida Division of Elections website at www.dos.myflorida.com/elections/candidates&committees.
Our Candidate Development Committee can help you decide which office is best for you.