Candidates who wish to run for public office should visit the website of the NYS Board of Elections for detailed information on how to become a candidate, set up and report on campaign treasury activities, and detailed information on election law. Visit www.elections.ny.gov. If possible a candidate should contact their local political party chairperson.
|Type of Petition||First Day Voter Can Sign Petition||First Day to File||Last Day to File|
|Designating (Party)||June 5||July 9||July 12|
|Independent Nominating||July 10||Aug 14||Aug 21|
|Primary Election - September 13, 2018|
|General Election - November 6, 2018|