Information for Candidates

2022 General Primary Election


2022 Candidate’s Guide


First day to circulate petitions: January 13, 2022

Petition filing dates: March 7, 2022 – March 14, 2022


Candidate Packets can be picked up at the Bloomington Election Commission’s office:

121 N. Main St. 1st Floor, Bloomington, IL 61701

Each candidate may request a thumb drive file of the district voter list for the district in which he/she is a candidate, to be picked up in person.

We are not able to give legal advice, so please consult your attorney for guidance on the filing process. More information is available from the Illinois State Board of Elections and the Candidate’s Guide regarding running for office.

Illinois State Board of Elections resources:
Illinois State Board of Elections 
Disclosure of Campaign Contributions and Expenditures