Candidate Filing Starts the 2018 Elections

Posted on Jan 25, 2018 in News Releases

Pearl City, January 25, 2018 – Candidate filing for the 2018 Elections runs from February 1 through June 5, 2018. The candidate filing process allows qualified individuals to have their name appear on the ballot. Those interested in being a candidate may obtain and file a nomination paper at various locations statewide.

The deadline to file a nomination paper is Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. To obtain an application for a nomination paper, and to view the Candidate’s Manual go to www.elections.hawaii.gov. The Candidate’s Manual contains information on how to become a candidate for federal, state, and county office, and the applicable filing fees and requirements.

Candidate Filing Locations

Federal and State Offices:

Office of Elections
802 Lehua Avenue
Pearl City, Hawaii 96782
Phone: (808) 453-VOTE (8683)
Monday – Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Starting April 2018
Office of Elections – Satellite Office
Leiopapa A Kamehameha Building
235 South Beretania Street, Room 203
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
Phone: (808) 453-VOTE (8683)
April 3 – May 17, 2018 (Tuesday & Thursday Only) 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
May 21 – June 5, 2018 (Monday – Friday) 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Federal, State, and County Offices:

County of Hawaii
Office of the County Clerk
25 Aupuni Street, Room 1502
Hilo, Hawaii 96720
Phone: (808) 961-8277
Monday – Friday: 7:45 AM to 4:30 PM

County of Hawaii – Kona Elections Division
West Hawaii Civic Center
74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Building B, 2nd Floor
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740
Phone: (808) 323-4400
Monday – Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., By Appointment Only

County of Maui
Office of the County Clerk
200 South High Street, Room 708
Wailuku, Hawaii 96793
Phone: (808) 270-7749
Monday – Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

County of Kauai
Office of the County Clerk
4386 Rice Street, Room 101
Lihue, Hawaii 96766
Phone: (808) 241-4800
Monday – Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

City & County of Honolulu Offices:

Office of the City Clerk
530 South King Street, Room 100
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
Phone: (808) 768-3800
Monday – Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Contact:

Nedielyn Bueno
Phone: (808) 453-8683
[email protected]