|Candidate filing for the 2024 Presidential Primary Election will open February 27, 2023.|
NOTE: The Board of Elections office is open by appointment only.
Schedule your appointment to pick up the application materials or to file and pay by calling 301-600-VOTE (8683) or emailing
Appointments are available Tuesday, Thursday and Friday between 9 am and 3 pm.
STATE AND FEDERAL OFFICES
State and Federal candidates must file at the Maryland State Board of Elections, 151 West Street, in Annapolis. Find out how to file for State and Federal offices by calling 800-222-VOTE (8683) or clicking here.
FREDERICK COUNTY OFFICES
Candidates for Frederick County elected offices will file at our office, located at 340A Montevue Lane, in Frederick.
While you're welcome to complete these forms when you come to the office to file, you'll save yourself some time if you complete as much as possible in advance.
If you have any questions, please see below, or call our office at 301-600-VOTE (8683) and we'll be happy to help.
Remember the filing deadline is Friday, April 15, 2022 at 9pm. We'll be open until 9pm that day, but you need to be at our office by 8:30 pm and have an appointment. We expect it will be busy throughout the day, so we recommend that you file before the deadline.